As a national catalogue, AMICUS not only shows the published materials held at Library and Archives Canada (LAC) but also those located in over 700 libraries across Canada. Please note that the National Union Catalogue contains the holdings of libraries that choose to participate.
Internet Archive Canada, with advice and assistance from government and university librarians across Canada, have digitized more than 20,000 Canadian Government publications and made them freely available online. This page is meant to serve as a portal for discovering publications digitized by Internet Archive Canada, to be a reference for future digitization initiatives and provide incentive to grow the list of titles that have been preserved and dedicated to the public domain.
The Canadian National Digital Heritage Index (CNDHI) is an index of digitized Canadian heritage collections located at Canadian universities and provincial and territorial libraries. Supported by funding from Library and Archives Canada and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network, CNDHI is designed to increase awareness of, and access to digital heritage collections in Canada, to support the academic research enterprise and to facilitate information sharing within the Canadian documentary heritage community.
This virtual library holds the most complete set of full-text historical content about Canada, including books, magazines and government documents. The Early Official Publications collection includes over 1.5 million digitized pages of historical pre-1901 colonial and federal government documents. This collection includes government acts, bills, committee reports, court rules, debates, journals, ordinances, a selection of official publications from France and Great Britain, sessional papers, regulations, royal commission reports, and treaties.
The Federal Science Library (FSL) is a one-stop, sef-serve portal where you can access library services and search the print collections and repositories of seven science-based departments and agencies from a single place. Wherever possile, departmental publications, reports, datasets and other content are freely available for anyone to access or download.
Search our catalogue of over 275,000 Government of Canada publications. You can download available titles from our collection of over 150,000 free electronic publications.
GALLOP Portal (Government and Legislative Libraries Online Portal)
The GALLOP Portal is a federated search engine for the collections of Association of Parliamentary Libraries in Canada member libraries. Portal scope is based on the collection policies and practices of individual APLIC libraries. Content varies with each jurisdiction. The portal is not comprehensive or exhaustive.
Search for unpublished material held by Library and Archives Canada.
Access more than 34,000 government documents and search across over 2 million pages of full text from the eArchive collection of the Ontario Legislative Library, with new documents being added quarterly. You can find documents by typing in your search words in the search box, or by browsing lists of government agencies/ministries and subjects.