Ottawa's diverse legacy is reflected in this Collection. Themes include heritage, urban morphology, environment, urban planning, heritage conservation, architecture and art history. Resources include maps, government information, books, archival collections, ephemera, images, and grey literature. The collection prioritizes: 1) Spaces adjacent to Carleton campus i.e.. Old Ottawa South, The Glebe, The Experimental Farm and Centretown West; 2) Current boundaries of Ottawa including former municipalities of Ottawa, Gloucester, Nepean, Vanier, Cumberland, Kanata, former RMOC, the former Village of Rockcliffe Park, the Townships of Osgoode, Rideau, Goulbourn and West Carleton as well as Bytown; 3) NCC holdings in Ontario and Quebec.
Content last reviewed: February 2, 2021