Fully searchable census and voter lists, vital records, church histories, school records, immigration records, military records and more.
History & Genealogy
Index and citations of important individuals from every field of activity worldwide.
Comprehensive list of contacts including all the listings from the *Canadian Almanac and Directory * Associations Canada * Libraries Canada * Canadian Environmental Resource Guide* Governments Canada * Financial Services Canada * Health Canada * Careers & Employment Canada * Canadian Parliamentary Guide * Major Canadian Cities * History of Canada *
Fully searchable encyclopedia of Canadian history and culture.
Full-text articles, columns, editorials and features from Canadian news sources, including: the Globe and Mail and the Calgary Herald.
Illustrated Biographies of notable Canadians from 1000 A.D. to 1930. In English and French.
Full-text books, government documents and periodicals on Canadian heritage from the 16th to 20th century.
Discover the story of historical colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through this collection of digitized documents relating to settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas, 1650-1920. Includes postcards, images and documents from Calgary's Glenbow Museum, Hudson's Bay Company Archives and Archives of Manitoba as well as the National Archives UK and Cambridge University.
American genealogical information from 1790 to the present, including: census, genealogy books, periodicals, bank records, war records and more.
An online learning tool aimed at ESL and literacy students to learn about Canada's language and culture.
National Geographic digital magazine from 1888 to the present, in full colour and fully searchable, plus National Geographic Traveler digital magazine, National Geographic books, videos and more.
The completely searchable facsimile of The Globe and Mail from 1844 to 2009.
The completely searchable facsimile of The Times (London) Newspaper from 1785 to 1985.
Digitized collections of images, postcards and maps of Calgary and Southern Alberta's history.
Find detailed timelines for notable people, places and events in history. Create your own timeline for projects.