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The Directory of Canadian Genealogical Resources - AVITUS enables you to access databases, catalogues and Web sites regarding genealogical fonds and collections all over Canada.

Some research tools describe types of records, while others present detailed lists of documents, some of which have been digitized.

The research can be done by one or more keywords, as well as by subject. You can also browse the complete list by title or by subject.