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Polish-Canadian Periodicals at LAC, 1908-2005: Annotated Bibliography

March 2005

See also: The Polish-Canadian Press: Historical Overview


Introduction

The following is an annotated bibliography of Polish-Canadian periodicals (1908-2005) available at Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Included here are descriptions of periodical content and coverage, target audience and unique publication elements. This resource is designed to assist LAC clients with an interest in genealogical, historical and sociological research.


Bibliography

81. Biuletyn Informacyjny - Polski Instytut Naukowy w Kanadzie i Biblioteka Polska/Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada and Polish Library

AMICUS No.

7568561 Serial

Published:

Annually in Montreal, 1978? - 1993

Publisher:

Polski Instytut Naukowy w Kanadzie

Co-published by:

Biblioteka Polska

Editor:

(1985) - 1989 Józef Litynski, Anna Lubicz-Luba
1990 - 1992 Józef Litynski, Stefan Wladysiuk, Anna Gizycka
1993 Editorial Committee

Text:

In Polish; some English and French

Continued by:

Biuletyn (Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada) AMICUS No. 15822207

Information included:

  • Organization news
  • Short profiles of members
  • Names of donors for Biblioteka Polska
  • Obituaries

82. Biuletyn Zarzadu Glównego - Towarzystwo Przyjaciól Katolickiego Uniwersytetu w Polsce / Friends of the Catholic University in Poland. Bulletin

AMICUS No.

1551013 Serial

Published:

Irregularly 2-3 times a year in Ottawa, 1978

Publisher:

Towarzystwo Przyjaciól Katolickiego Uniwersytetu

Editor:

H. Kozlowski

Text:

In Polish

Notes:

Only the first issue, December 1978, is available. It includes information about the university.

83. Kalendarzyk Informator Polonii Kanadyjskiej
Cover title: ABC informator Polonii Kanadyjskiej 1983/1984

AMICUS No.

4467865 Serial

Published:

Annually in Toronto, 1978-1984

Publisher:

Zwiazek Polaków w Kanadzie Towarzystwo Wzajemnej Pomocy

Editor:

Not listed

Text:

In Polish

Continues:

Kalendarzyk Kieszonkowy AMICUS No. 35746

Continued by:

Informator Polonii Kanadyjskiej AMICUS No. 6955726

Notes:

Issues available 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983/84

Information included:

  • Addresses of Polish organizations, doctors and lawyers in Canada
  • Ads

84. Biuletyn Informacyjny Kongres Polonii Kanadyjskiej / Information Bulletin Canadian Polish Congress. Meeting Biuletyn

Cover title:

Katyn

AMICUS No.

4299321 Serial

Published:

Irregularly in Toronto, Oct. 1980

Publisher:

Canadian Polish Congress, Head Executive Board

Editor:

Maria Brodzki

Text:

In Polish

Continued by:

Kongres Polonii Kanadyjskiej / Canadian Polish Congress AMICUS No. 4299349

Information included:

  • Organization news, announcements and reports
  • Some news from Poland, Canada and the world

85. Kongres Polonii Kanadyjskiej / Canadian Polish Congress

AMICUS No.

4299349 Serial

Published:

Biennial in Toronto, 1982?

Publisher:

Canadian Polish Congress

Editor:

Editorial Committee

Text:

In Polish and English; some in French

Continues:

Biuletyn Informacyjny Kongres Polonii Kanadyjskiej / Canadian Polish Congress Meeting Biuletyn AMICUS No. 4299321

Notes:

Issues available 1980-82, 1982-84, 1984-86, 1988

Information included:

  • Organization reports for each two-year period

86. The New Link Association of Polish Engineers in Canada

AMICUS No.

4156101 Serial

Published:

Bimonthly (irregularly) in Toronto, October 1983 -

Publisher:

Association of Polish Engineers in Canada

Editor:

Oct. 1983 - Oct./Dec. 1985 Maciej Maciejowski
March 1986 - (March 1993) Editorial Committee

Text:

In English and Polish

Continues:

Bulletin (Association of Polish Engineers in Canada), AMICUS No. 4675579

Information included:

  • Organization news and announcements
  • Personal stories
  • Names of new members
  • Ads

87. Informator Polonii Kanadyjskiej 1987/1988 / Canadian Polish Directory

AMICUS No.

6955726 Serial

Published:

Annually in Toronto, 1986

Publisher:

Polish Alliance Press

Editor:

Richard J. Tyndorf

Text:

In Polish

Continues:

Kalendarzyk Informator Polonii Kanadyjskiej AMICUS No. 4467865

Notes:

Only 1987/88 issue available

Information included:

  • Addresses of Polish organizations, businesses, doctors, dentists and lawyers in Canada
  • Ads

88. Biuletyn Kongresu Polonii Kanadyjskiej / Biuletin Canadian Polish Congress

AMICUS No.

9361821 Serial

Published:

Quarterly in Toronto, June 1987 - 1989

Publisher:

Kongres Polinii Kanadyjskiej

Editor:

Ewa Jarmicka Rudolf K. Kogler

Text:

In English

Continued by:

Bulletin Canadian Polish Congress AMICUS No. 13712136

Information included:

  • Organization news, announcements and reports

89. Biuletyn SIP - Association of Polish Engineers in Canada, Ottawa Branch / Stowarzyszenie Inzynierów Polskich w Kanadzie, Oddzial Ottawa

AMICUS No.

25474203 Serial

Published:

Ten times a year in Ottawa, Sept. 1992

Publisher:

Stowarzyszenie Inzynierów Polskich w Kanadzie, Oddzial Ottawa

Editor:

(April 2001) - (Nov. 2003) K. Stys

Text:

In Polish

Information included:

  • Organization news and announcements
  • News from Poland
  • Articles on technology
  • Obituaries
  • Ads

90. Bulletin - Canadian Polish Congress

AMICUS No.

13712136 Serial

Published:

Quarterly in Toronto, 1994

Publisher:

Head Executive Board, Canadian Polish Congress

Editor:

1994 Ewa Jarmicka

Text:

In English

Continues:

Biuletyn Kongresu Polonii Kanadyjskiej AMICUS No. 9361821

Notes:

Only No. 1, 1994 issue is available

91. Biuletyn - Polski Instytut Naukowy w Kanadzie i Biblioteka Polska im. Wandy Stachiewicz Biuletyn / Bulletin - Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada. Polish Library

AMICUS No.

15822207 Serial

Published:

Annually in Montreal, 1994

Publisher:

The Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada

Co-published by:

Biblioteka Polska im. Wandy Stachiewicz

Editor:

1994 - (1998) Józef Litynski
(2000)-(2004) Zbigniew Malecki

Text:

In Polish; some in English and French

Continues:

Biuletyn Informacyjny (Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada) AMICUS No. 7568561

Information included:

  • Organization news and reports
  • Names of new members
  • Names of donors for Biblioteka Polska
  • Articles
  • Obituaries

92. Mysl Biuletyn Zwiazku Nauczycielstwa Polskiego w Kanadzie / Polish Teachers Association in Canada

AMICUS No.

24042668 Serial

Published:

Quarterly (irregularly) in Toronto, Summer 1998

Publisher:

Zwiazek Nauczycielstwa Polskiego w Kanadzie

Editor:

Summer 1998 - Fall 2002 Irena Basiukiewicz Spring 2003 - (Fall 2003) Teresa Szramek

Text:

In Polish

Continues:

Biuletyn Zwiazku Nauczycielstwa Polskiego w Kanadzie AMICUS No. 4369615

Information included:

  • Organization news and reports
  • Names of new members
  • Members' profiles
  • Lesson plans, teaching tools
  • Obituaries

About the Author:

Violette Stepaniuk is a freelance writer and editor. She began compiling the Polish-Canadian Periodicals at LAC, 1908-2005: Annotated Bibliography as a Journalism Intern at Library and Archives Canada. She lives in Ottawa.