Add a Collection
Launched in 2016, the Canadian National Digital Heritage Index (CNDHI) is a growing index of digitized heritage collections from across Canada. Managed by the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) and supported by Library and Archives Canada (LAC), CNDHI increases awareness of and access to digital heritage collections in Canada.CNDHI now includes over 1,500 collections held at Canadian universities, provincial and territorial libraries, heritage organizations, archives, and more.
CNDHI now includes over 1,500 collections held at Canadian universities, provincial and territorial libraries, heritage organizations, archives, and more.
We eagerly welcome suggestions of additional collections that meet our inclusion criteria, defined as follows:
Digitized – The collection must consist of media that have been digitized; researchers must be able to see and/or hear the media, not simply read about them.
Canadian – A significant proportion of the media in the collection must relate to Canada.
Heritage – The collection must contain media that could reasonably be used as primary sources for the study of Canadian heritage.
Collections – The media must be grouped together into an online collection in such a way that the media are accessible in a relatively systematic manner.
Access – The collection must be openly available to access.
To suggest a collection, please complete the form, below: