The University of Alberta Libraries are committed to furthering knowledge through digitization, digital preservation and digital repositories for research and historical content.
We are strongly committed to digitization and making library collections available online.
ERA is a service to collect, widely distribute, and preserve the intellectual output of the University of Alberta.
An unparalleled collection of digitized materials reflecting western Canadian history and the culture of the Canadian prairies. Contains books, newspapers, images and more.
We use Archive-IT to collect web content of importance to the UofA community that is at risk of being lost, deleted, or forgotten over time.
Over 15,000 postcards and images from the late 19th - mid 20th centuries depicting the life and landscape of the Canadian Prairies
A growing collection of full text searchable Western Canadian historical newspapers.
Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions (CIHM) collection is a growing collection of early Canadiana materials.
A photographic collection reflecting the Blackfeet Nation in and around Browning, Montana and the U.S. Glacier National Park during the early twentieth century.
A digitized collection of historical materials celebrating the rich history of the University of Alberta.
Documenting the history of the Missionary Oblates over a period of 100 years and their impact through early exploration and settlement of Western Canada.
Digitized archival materials reflecting the history, tall tales, humour and stories of early Alberta - includes manuscripts, stories, plays, poems, photographs and other materials.
Alberta's Royal Commissions, the Orders in Council that established the commissions, and selected briefs, exhibits and testimony.