April is National Poetry Month and Library and Archives Canada is pleased to be the custodian of a rich, archival collection of Canadian poetry. The entire creative process of these works is well documented in the collection.
Many of these poets, whose works enrich Canada's literary and cultural heritage, are recognized internationally. Information on the following poets is available in our special collections consultation room:
For a glimpse at Library and Archives Canada's poetry collection, please visit:
For historical information visit: Archived What's New