Find libraries by department or agency
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter A
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Library
Includes access to books, magazines, journals and DVDs, full-text journals and historical legislation about Canadian Aboriginal peoples and the Canadian North.
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter C
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Library
Includes approximately 80,000 volumes, some 180,000 images and over 3,000 current subscriptions to scientific and technical periodicals for consumers and the housing industry.
Canadian Coast Guard – John Adams Library
Provides access to 70,000 resources on ships' specifications, nautical charts, marine instruments, and the WAVES catalogue.
Canadian Conservation Institute Library
Includes preventive conservation, industrial collections, architectural heritage, fire and safety protection, museum planning, archaeological conservation, preservation, exhibition design, disaster preparedness, and museum education.
Canadian Forces Library
Organizes online resources related to defence & security policy, defence reports, laws and treaties.
Canadian Museum of History Library
Includes collections on ethnology, archaeology, Aboriginal peoples, history, and folklore.
Canadian Police College Library
Includes resources for Royal Canadian Mounted Police and police college students, as well as full text articles on criminology and forensic sciences.
Canadian Race Relations Foundation Library
Organizes over 3,500 resources including periodicals, reports, books, organizational pamphlets, study guides and audio-visual materials.
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission
Contains materials on the subjects of broadcasting, telecommunications, legislation, regulation and new media.
Canadian Space Agency – Larkin Kerwin Library
Includes monographs, technical reports, audio-visual materials, conference proceedings, over 400 external databases, 400 professional standards including
ISO and a secure online library service.
Canadian War Museum – Military History Research Centre
Houses First and Second World War collections including original letters, diaries, logbooks, maps, blueprints, oral history tapes, original photographic prints, negatives, wartime pamphlets, military manuals, and over 144,000 Second World War newspaper clippings.
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter F
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada – Jules Leger Library
Includes collections on foreign relations, international law, trade and affairs, human rights, environment, peacekeeping, commercial sectors, and trade promotion.
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Contains one of the world's most comprehensive collections of information on fisheries, aquatic sciences, ecosystems and nautical sciences.
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter L
Library and Archives Canada
Preserves the documentary heritage of Canada through 71,000 hours of films, millions of architectural drawings, plans and maps, the world's largest collection of Canadian sheet music, Canadian Postal Archives, periodicals, microfilms, manuscripts, and portraits over a million Canadians since 1689.
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter N
National Gallery of Canada
Includes visual arts literature, Canadiana collections, history of the Western tradition since the late Middle Ages, with emphasis on painting, sculpture, graphic arts, and photography.
Provides a vast collection of research materials, periodicals, reports and maps relevant to the sustainable development of Canada's mineral, forest and energy resources.
NRC National Science Library
Provides Canada's research and innovation community with tools and services for accelerated discovery, innovation and commercialization.
- Government of Canada libraries by department or agency beginning with the letter P
Includes strategies, policies and plans on park management, Canadian historic sites and conservation.
Public Safety Canada Library – Library and Information Centre
Offers materials to the public on disaster management, correctional services, criminology, health and safety.