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The Rare Book Collection

Consultation of Material and Research Assistance

Service and Opening Hours

Material in the Rare Book Collection is available for on-site consultation.

Researchers may be asked to wear white gloves when consulting rare or fragile items from the Collection. Copying restrictions apply in many cases.

Research Assistance

For research assistance, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) offers several ways for you to submit a request for information at: