very active loans program provides support to the exhibition
programs and film festivals of other national and international
institutions and associations, and in turn allows LAC to give broader access to its cultural treasures in
locations across Canada and around the world to audiences numbering
in the hundreds of thousands. Staff also coordinate preservation
activities to assist with LAC's exhibition
program and supervise filming of archival records by the media in
support of the departmentís public service program.
services are provided to researchers accessing the heritage
collections of LAC, and to staff who work with the
holdings to describe, process and preserve them.
specialists provide disaster preparedness training for the
departmentís Response Action Team and 24 hour on-call disaster
service for the department.