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December 12, 2018

Library and Archives Canada. Library and Archives Canada: a new era with Aurora. In its continuing efforts to renew its library system, Library and Archives Canada has launched Aurora, a new interface to access LACís published holdings. [Full Announcement].

March 27, 2017

Library and Archives Canada. Library and Archives Canada to acquire a new library management system. Library and Archives Canada has entered into a contractual agreement with OCLC, an international non-profit library co-operative. Effective March 23, 2017, this agreement will allow LAC to offer the Canadian library community world-class services to display the richness of Canada's documentary heritage. [Full Announcement].

November 28, 2014

Library and Archives Canada. Library and Archives Canada Begins Negotiations to Replace AMICUS. Library and Archives Canada is beginning the process of negotiating with OCLC to develop a cutting edge service to manage acquisitions, cataloguing, access, circulation and resource sharing to replace AMICUS, including the National Union Catalogue. [Full Announcement].

September 2, 2008

Library and Archives Canada. Library and Archives Canada: A Core Partner of the Open Library Environment (OLE) Project. Library and Archives Canada announced that it is participating in the Open Library Environment (OLE) Project joining other core partners, with Duke University as the project lead. [Full Announcement].