Working at LAC

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is one of the largest memory institutions in the world. For 150 years, dedicated employees have daily played an important role as custodians of Canada’s documentary heritage, to protect and share it with current and future generations.

What's it like working with us

Learn about the types of careers available to you

Browse through our job openings

Browse through our current job postings and career opportunities for students and graduates.

How and why to apply

Learn how to apply for a job with the Government of Canada and discover 10 good reasons to join the Public Service.

Why work with us

At LAC, we are committed to acquiring, preserving and making accessible Canada’s documentary heritage. We are therefore always looking for people who are passionate about our country’s history and motivated by the desire to keep it alive.

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Workplaces like you won’t find anywhere else

A springboard toward a career in the public service

Work that’s immersed in the treasures of Canadian historical heritage

The collection is full of surprises. Find your career at Library and Archives Canada