Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) helps Canadians gain a better understanding of who they are. It serves as the continuing memory of the federal government and its institutions and as the guardian of Canada’s distant past and recent history. Discover who we are and what we do.

Library and Archives Canada opens its new Preservation Storage Facility

LAC celebrated today the opening of its new state-of-the-art Preservation Storage Facility in Gatineau, Quebec.

Indigenous initiatives

Find out about Indigenous initiatives here at LAC

Services for publishers

Find out about Canadian publishers, International standard numbers (ISBN, ISSN, ISMN), CIP data and Legal deposit

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