Skip to Main Content

Guide to Archival Research

A guide on conducting archival research. Includes instructions on finding archival material at the Dalhousie University Archives.

Archives in Nova Scotia



MemoryNS is the database that will help you discover the holdings of various archives within Nova Scotia.The database is coordinated by the Council of Nova Scotia Archives.

Visit the "Routes to your Roots" YouTube Channel for a series of behind-the-scenes tours of archives across the province of Nova Scotia.  Here's a video of the Memory Lane Heritage Village:

Archival repositories across Canada and the United States

Archives world map