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 Conference 2015 Call for Papers

The AABC is seeking contributions on the topic of "Living Archivally" for its 2015 conference. The conference is scheduled for April 23 and 24, 2015 in Coquitlam. Read the full call for contributions here.


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: January 22, 2015

Digitization Specialist, Contract (Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, NS) job posted

The Dalhousie University Archives is looking for a creative, collaborative, detail oriented individual for the position of Digitization Specialist, Elisabeth Mann Borgese Digitization Project. The closing date for applications is January 30, 2015.

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Posted: January 21, 2015

Corporate Information Management Strategist (Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton) job posted

The Provincial Archives of New Brunswick is hiring a Corporate Information Management Strategist for its Corporate Information Management Unit, which provides advice and assistance in records and information management to all government departments, agencies, corporations and commissions. The closing date for applications is January 31, 2015.

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Posted: January 19, 2015

Archival Network Services Coordinator (AABC) job posted

The Archives Association of British Columbia is looking for an Archival Network Services Coordinator. The deadline for applications is February 2, 2015.

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Posted: January 19, 2015

Access funding to hire a summer student from UBC’s SLAIS Co-op Program

Thinking about hiring a UBC SLAIS co-op student and wondering where the money will come from? Read about two potential sources of funding to help you hire these students for the summer 2015 season.

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Posted: January 08, 2015

Opportunity Knocks: AABC Committee openings

The AABC is seeking volunteers for three committees.

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Posted: December 30, 2014

New meeting minutes posted

Minutes of the AABC Roundtable meeting and the executive meeting which followed are now available.

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