Research tool for finding information on recent legislation. Provides electronic access to information about individual bills: the text of the bill at various stages; government press releases and backgrounders; legislative summaries from the Parliamentary Research Branch; important speeches at second reading; votes; and coming into force data.
The database contains over a million descriptions of files created by departments and agencies of the Federal Government of Canada including over 50,000 digital images. Useful for anyone interested in the federal government records held by Library and Archives Canada. Orders-in-Council database provides access to Orders-in-Council from 1867 through subsequent decades.
Index to publications of Canadian federal, provincial and municipal governments. LAC subscribes to Microlog, the microfiche collection of documents indexed in the Canadian Research Index (CRI). Documents from this microfiche collection can be retrieved through the OPAC using AMICUS No. 1340473 and providing the specific Microlog fiche number found in the record CRI record. Coverage: 1982 - .
Contains author and keyword access to materials pertaining to more than 200 Canadian federal royal commissions since Confederation. There are approximately 6800 items in the index that includes commission reports, briefs, submissions, evidence, working papers and other documents. Most materials cited in this index are held in the Canadian Official Publications collection of Library and Archives Canada.
A pathfinder to key federal government publications available on the web such as the Budget, Estimates, Public Accounts, Auditor General's Report, Canada Gazette, Statutes and Regulations, Parliamentary Papers, Court reports.
The Electronic Collection includes parliamentary and government documents in electronic form. N.B: Access to these electronic documents is also available by searching the National Library Collection in Amicus Web and clicking on the hot-linked URLs within the cataloguing records.
This tool provides access to digitized images of Orders-in-Council from 1867 through subsequent decades. Regular updates will extend the temporal range of these records through to the mid-20th century.
Database search options include: keywords, act, department, P.C. number. Search results provide the P.C. number, the registration number for the Canada Gazette, Part II, the sponsoring department and a brief description of the OIC. Coverage: 1990 - .
This website provides access to information about public opinion research contracted after August 1, 2006 for which the final reports have been submitted to Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Access to electronic versions of executive summaries (and of the full report if available) is provided. Search AMICUS using the Publication Type limiter "public opinion research" to find all public opinion research reports (print and electronic) conducted for the Government of Canada deposited at LAC since 1994.