Welcome to the Archives Association of British Columbia

The Archives Association of British Columbia represents individual and institutional members, maintains resources for the public and the archival community, and advocate for Archives in the province.

Are you searching for archives?  Please visit MemoryBC.ca, our portal to descriptions of archival materials preserved in repositories throughout the province.

Our mission is to foster the development of the provincial archival community in order to better preserve and promote access to British Columbia's documentary heritage.  We assist the community through our Educational Advisory, Preservation, and Network Services and maintenance of the provincial catalogue (MemoryBC.ca).  See the About Us section for further details and how to contact us.

Honourary Patron: The Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia

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AABC Letter to Minister Moore Re NADP

The Archives Association of BC sent a letter to Heritage Minister James Moore regarding possible reinstatement of the National Archival Development Program (NADP).

Posted: November 22, 2014

Chief Operating Officer (Library and Archives Canada, Gatineau, QC) job posted

The Library and Archives Canada is searching for a Chief Operating Officer. The closing date is December 9, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.

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Posted: November 21, 2014

Reference Archivist (Yukon Archives, Whitehorse) job posted

The Yukon Archives is searching for a Reference Archivist. The closing date for applications is December 2, 2014.

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Posted: November 21, 2014

Library Archivist & Collections Technician (University of Toronto Scarborough) job posted

The University of Toronto Scarborough is hiring a Library Archivist & Collections Technicia. The closing date for applications is November 28, 2014.

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Posted: November 13, 2014

Archival Technician (Provincial Archives of Alberta, Edmonton) job posted

The Provincial Archives of Alberta (PAA) has an exciting job opportunity for the position of Archival Technician. The closing date for applications is November 23, 2014.

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Posted: November 07, 2014

Cataloguing and Digitization Archivist (Stratford Festival, ON) job posted

The Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario, is hiring a Cataloguing and Digitization Archivist. The closing date for applications is December 5, 2014.

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Posted: October 29, 2014

BC Arts Council funding review

The BC Arts Council is conducting a review of its Operating Assistance and Special Projects programs. The AABC, and the archival community, would greatly benefit from operational assistance and/or special project support. However, at present archives and archives-only organizations are not eligible for BC Arts Council Funding. Let's change that!

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