Theses canada the mission of theses canada is to acquire and preserve a comprehensive collection of canadian theses at library and archives canada (lac), to provide access to this valuable research within canada and throughout the world. Library and archives canada (lac) has been acquiring electronic theses and dissertations (etds) since 2003 lac acquires etd s in two ways using the open archives initiative protocol for metadata harvesting ( oai-pmh) to ingest directly from universities with electronic submission programs.
In 2004, library and archives canada (lac) combined the functions of the national archives of canada and the national library of canada it was established by the library and archives of canada act (bill c-8), proclaimed on april 22, 2004. Library and archives canada (lac) (in french: bibliothèque et archives canada) is a federal institution tasked with acquiring, preserving and making canada's documentary heritage accessible it is the fourth biggest library in the world lac reports to parliament through mélanie joly, the minister of canadian heritage since november 4, 2015.
Archivescanadaca is an official archival portal maintained by the canadian council of archives (cca), and is a joint initiative of cca, the provincial and territorial archival networks, and library and archives canada (lac.
A thesis or dissertation theses canada acquires and preserves a comprehensive collection of canadian theses at library and archives canada' (lac) through partnership with canadian universities who participate in the program croatia. Theses canada encourages all universities to participate in its harvesting program universities and theses authors benefit from immediate access to their etd s on the theses canada portal by scholars and researchers around the world, at the same time contributing to the development of the theses collection at lac.
-library and archives canada’s electronic theses canada portal, libary and archives canada's microfilmed collection when you submit your thesis electronically it will not be immediately released theses will be released on embargo dates of june 15 for spring convocation and november 15 for fall convocation. Theses canada, launched in 1965 at the request of the deans of canadian graduate schools, is a collaborative program between library and archives canada (lac) and nearly 70 universities accredited by universities canada it strives to. To preserve, perform, produce, reproduce, translate theses and dissertations in any format, and to make available in print or online by telecommunication to the public for non-commercial purposes i undertake to submit my thesis, through my university, to library and archives canada.
Library and archives canada has temporarily suspended thesis harvesting from university institutional repositories in order for technological improvements to be made to its systems users of the theses canada portal will be notified when harvesting recommences theses canada, launched in 1965 at the. Users of the theses canada portal will be notified when harvesting recommences theses canada, launched in 1965 at the request of the deans of canadian graduate schools, is a collaborative program between library and archives canada (lac) and nearly 70 universities accredited by universities canada.