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 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: August 21, 2014

Archivist (Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, UBC) job posted

The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is a hiring a part-time archivist. The closing date for applications is September 2, 2014.

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Posted: August 19, 2014

E-Records Manager (University Archives, UBC) job posted

UBC Library's University Archives is hiring an E-Records Manager. The closing date for applications is by midnight September 13, 2014.

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Posted: August 19, 2014

Records Management Coordinator (University of Northern BC) job posted

The University of Northern British Columbia is seeking a Records Management Coordinator for a 2 year term. The closing date for applications is August 28, 2014 when the initial review of applications will begin.

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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: August 11, 2014

Archivist (West Vancouver Archives) job posted

The West Vancouver Legislative Services Department has an immediate opening for a permanent, full-time Archivist. Reporting to the Records and Information Management Coordinator, this complex and professional position will play a key role in the District's records and information management program. The closing date for applications is by noon, Friday, August 29, 2014.

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