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 to offer streamed roundtable

Roundtable discussion, Fri Oct 24 1-3pm

In an effort to provide continuing education to all members in our fair province and beyond, the AABC is planning to hold a roundtable discussion in Vancouver on a topic submitted by the community and have it streamed over the Internet for everyone to watch and also participate.


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: August 18, 2014

Minutes of the Executive Committee, May and June 2014

Minutes of the AABC Executive Committee for May and June 2014 are now available in the About Us section under Minutes and Reports.

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Posted: August 15, 2014

Next SVIRG meeting announced

The next AABC South Vancouver Island Regional Group meeting has been announced.

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Posted: July 15, 2014

Discount on archival supplies for AABC members

Foothills Systems, the Canadian supplier of Gaylord Archival products, has kindly agreed to offer AABC members a 10% discount on all Gaylord products.

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Posted: July 14, 2014

Full institutional membership list updated

The AABC full institutional membership list has been updated to July 11, 2014.

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Posted: June 16, 2014

More volunteers needed for AABC 2015 conference

The AABC Executive is seeking a few more volunteers to help organize the AABC's 2015 Conference. We have found a Chair for the committee, so we are seeking a few additional committee members to round out the fantastic team.

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Posted: May 31, 2014

Volunteers for AABC 2015 Conference

The AABC Executive is seeking volunteers to help organize the AABC's 2015 Conference. To express your interest, or to offer suggestions, please contact Emily Lonie at aabc.vicepresident@aabc.ca

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