Archives and Special Collections

Changes to Library services during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Archives and Special Collections actively pursues, acquires, and makes available archival collections and rare books in support of research and scholarship at Carleton.

Learn more by visiting the Archives and Special Collections website.


Please note:  As part of the University's ongoing efforts to ensure the safety of our community, there will be changes to our services and opening hours for the remainder of the Winter 2020 term.

  • There will be no access to the physical material that comprise the Ottawa Resource Collection, archival collections, and rare books collection.
  • All general inquiries and reference questions concerning Archives & Special Collections should be sent via email to:
Content last reviewed: July 23, 2020