This site from Library and Archives Canada features stories from the First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities
An explanation of the Prime Minister's role in Canadian politics.
A searchable, online dictionary of well-known Canadians.
A searchable, online encyclopedia of well-known and lesser-known Canadian biographies.
60 years ago in March, 1952, the Policy and Personnel Committee of the London Public Library Board made the following recommendation:
that commissionaries be appointed and installed at a desk in the main lobby [of the Central Library]:
a. to check all outgoing books, films, parcels, pictures. records, etc, to avoid losses and borrowing books without charging them [out]
b. to act as building directors
c. to check on undesirable transients in lobby and library divisions
d. to check bags, parcels, etc.
London Room Local History and Genealogy Research Service
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