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
AABC Letter to Minister Moore Re Appointment of Librarian and Archivist of Canada
The Archives Association of BC sent a letter to Heritage Minister James Moore (July 15, 2013 prior to the Cabinet change) regarding the appointment of a new Librarian and Archivist of Canada.
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: July 22, 2014
The City of Richmond (BC) is looking for a temporary, full-time FOI Specialist. The closing date for applications is August 10, 2014 at 11:59 pm.
Posted: July 21, 2014
The University of British Columbia Library is hiring a Head, Rare Books and Special Collections. The closing date for applications is August 14, 2014 by midnight.
Posted: July 15, 2014
Foothills Systems, the Canadian supplier of Gaylord Archival products, has kindly agreed to offer AABC members a 10% discount on all Gaylord products.
Posted: July 14, 2014
The AABC full institutional membership list has been updated to July 11, 2014.
Posted: July 09, 2014
The University of Winnipeg is pleased invite submissions from qualified applicants for the continuing-track position of University Archivist and Digital Curator. The closing date for applications is August 8, 2014
Posted: June 16, 2014
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.