Access Canada’s documentary heritage through the resources available below.

Search the collections

Access materials using our databases

Help with your research

Discover our guides and tools

Engage and learn

Take part in Canadian history yourself

Come visit

Find out how to book an appointment, order materials and visit us on site

The basics

New to research? Check out our tips and tricks for effective research here


Preparing the 1931 Census

The 1931 Census of Canada is coming soon! Here’s what we are doing to bring you free access this summer

Nations to Nations

Indigenous voices at Library and Archives Canada

Latest podcast episode

Catch up with the latest episode