Québec Historical Documents & Newspapers- Quebec Research Tip #3

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Here are lists of Québec-related Online Historical Documents and Newspapers I have come across while performing data gathering searches.

Please let me know of others as you stumble upon them, so I may add them to the list here.

major revision 30 Jan. 2015

From FamilySearch.org:

From Concordia University (Canada):

  • Early Canadiana Online: Early Canadiana Online is a digital library providing access to almost 14,000 digitized volumes comprising over 2 million pages of Canada’s printed heritage.
  • Archives Canada Digitization Projects: view historical maps, photographs, and documents.
  • Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec: BANQ’s digitization program encompasses the whole of the published and archival documentary heritage produced in Quebec since the 17th century, including printed and handwritten material, photographs, and sound recordings.
  • Canada’s Digital Collections: contains more than 600 collections mainly for youth. Includes learning materials and interactive games.
  • Canadiana Discovery Portal: search across the digital collections of Canada’s libraries, museums, and archives. Find books, journals, newspapers, government documents, photographs, maps, post cards, sheet music, audio and video files.
  • Images Canada: central search access to the images held on the websites of Canadian cultural institutions.
  • Les Classiques de Sciences Sociales: “une bibliothèque unique et originale dans la francophonie”. Dirigée par Jean-Marie Tremblay au Cégep de Chicoutimi en coopération avec l’Université du Québec à Chicoutimi.
  • McGill University Digital Exhibitions & Collections: “…more than forty digital projects covering a wide array of subjects including, art, architecture, history and literature, engineering, medicine, maps, music, and urban design.”
  • University of Toronto Libraries Digital Collections: includes the digital collections of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, such as Anatomia, Papyri, and Canadian Pamphlets and Broadsides.

Canadiana Online

French-Canadian Newspapers: An Essential Historical Source (1808-1919) (mostly single page per publication)

Keneder Adler (1908–1932)  (Transcribed obituaries)

Bibliotheque et Archives Nationales du Quebec – Newspapers