Funding cuts and management policies have troubling implications for LAC’s ability
to preserve Canada’s history and cultural heritage.
Since 2011 CAUT has run the campaign to protect this national treasure for generations to
Learn about the campaign objectives.
Stop the dissolution of
this vital resource and ensure that LAC maintain its commitment to preserve Canada's
full documentary heritage.
Guy Bertiaume, former CEO of Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, has been appointed the next Librarian and Archivist of Canada. CAUT is hopeful that Dr. Berthiaume will provide the vision and leadership that is required to undo the tremendous damage that has been done to LAC over the past several years.
Read CAUT’s open letter to Dr. Berthiaume
The Canadian Association of University Teachers represents over 68,000 teachers, librarians,
researchers and other academic professionals and general staff at 124 universities
and colleges across Canada.
Call on the Federal Government to Save Library and Archives Canada.
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