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Canada Online - Federal Museums in Canada
Commercial website listing of museums operated by the federal government. The page also has links to relevant articles and resources.
http://canadaonline.about.com/od/federalmuseums/

Canadian Heritage Information Network
The Network supports collaborative activity between museums in Canada with a focus on the creation and management of digital content. The website contains advice on digitisation for museums. There is a link to "Artefacts Canada", a database of 2 million records and close to 450,000 images from collections across Canada.
http://www.chin.gc.ca/

Canadian Museums Association
National professional association for the advancement of the Canadian museum community. The website includes an online database of museums and related institutions, containing some 2,500 entries.
http://www.museums.ca/

National Gallery of Canada
http://national.gallery.ca/
Associated heading: Arts

Online resources for Canadian heritage - Canadian museums
Links to national and provincial museums in Canada.
http://www.civilization.ca/orch/www03c_e.html

Royal British Columbia Museum
Provides practical information about the museum's facilities and exhibitions; the ability to search its collections of artefacts, specimens and images and to view online exhibitions; provides access to British Columbia archives.
http://www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/

Virtual Museum of Canada
Canadian digital content from hundreds of museums across Canada. This web site provides access to VMC's image gallery, exhibits, fun and games, teacher's centre, museums and events, community memories, and VMC friends.
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/

WorldWeb - Museums in Canada
List of museums, organised by province.
http://canada.worldweb.com/SightsAttractions/Museums/


page last modified 17-May-2006

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