Wednesday, March 22, 2006

The National Library and Archives of Québec

The National Library and Archives of Québec just reopened its doors online at a new location and with extensively expanded material. Start your visit at http://www.banq.qc.ca/ and wind your way through the collections, archives, digital collections, maps, rare books, sound recordings, ...... all available in three languages - French, English and Spanish.

Genealogy is also well served with 30,000 books, including the Tanguay dictionary and 60,000 documents and archival records of the French Regime in the PISTARD data bank.