Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is a government department that works to protect and preserve Canada’s documentary heritage. Below you will find information about our mandate, organizational structure, policies, initiatives, and activities.


Get the latest information on announcements, events, exhibitions, and other highlights

About us

Learn more about how we work to fulfill our mandate, work with partners, and develop policies and strategies for the future

Transparency and reporting

Access our reports and publications, as well as records of our consulting processes


Donate funds, published material or archival records

Working at LAC

Come work with us

Contact us

Ask us a question or get in touch with our staff