Libraries Canada brings together nearly 7,000 listings including libraries and their branches, information resource centres, archives, government libraries and library associations and learning centres.
The directory offers complete and comprehensive information on Canadian libraries, as well as valuable resources like ranking tables and a new report on Federal Government Library Closures.
Provides Important Features of each Library and Service. Libraries Canada includes important features of each library and service, including library information; personnel details, including contact names and e-mail addresses; collection information; services available to users; acquisitions budgets; and computers and automated systems.
Useful information on each library's electronic access is also included, such as Internet browser, connectivity and public Internet/CD-ROM/subscription database access.
The directory also provides powerful indexes for subject, location, personal name and entry name to assist researchers with locating the crucial information they need.
Libraries Canada is a vital reference tool for publishers, advocacy groups, students, research institutions, computer hardware suppliers, and other diverse groups that provide products and services to this unique market.
1. INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL
- Sample Entry
- List of Abbreviations
- Library and Archives Canada 2018-2019 Departmental Plan
- The State of Digital Publishing in Canada 2017
- Highlights from the 2015-16 Statistical Survey of Canadian Academic and Research Libraries
- 2015 Canadian Public Library Statistics
- Federal Government Library Closures and Changes
2. SECTION ONE: PUBLIC LIBRARIES
- Alpha within Province, then Regional System
3. SECTION TWO: COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES
- Alpha within Province
4. SECTION THREE: SPECIAL LIBRARIES
- Alpha within Province by the following categories
- Business & Finance
5. SECTION FOUR: LIBRARY SERVICES & RESOURCES
- Book Wholesalers
- Subscription Agencies
- Supplies & Software
- Digital Catalogues
- Conferences, Meetings, and Workshops
6. SECTION FIVE: LIBRARY ASSOCIATIONS, CONSORTIA & GROUPS
- Library Consortia
- Library Schools
- Provincial & Territorial Agencies
- Regional Systems
- Appendix 1: Directory of Special Collections of Research Value in Canadian Libraries
- Appendix 2: Depository Libraries of Canadian Government Information
- Entry Name Index
- Archive Index
- Government Libraries Index
- Location Index
- Personnel Index
- Subject Index