The Genealogy Services consultation room is located on the 3rd floor. It is closed on statutory holidays
|Service hours||Opening hours|
|Monday||10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday||10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday||10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.|
|Thursday||10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.|
|Friday||10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.|
|Saturday/Sunday||No service||10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.|
You will find:
The staff members of the Genealogy Services help users make the most of the (LAC) collection. They provide, for example:
It is possible to consult church indexes, census indexes, family histories and other types of publications from Library and Archives Canada's (LAC) collection through the interlibrary or inter-institutional loan service.
Reference Collection records must be consulted on-site at 395 Wellington Street in Ottawa. They cannot be borrowed through the interlibrary or inter-institutional loan service.
If you have a question, comment or suggestion about our services, our webpages, programs, partnerships, etc., you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name and where you live.
For genealogical inquiries or to book an appointment with a genealogy specialist, please use online form.
You are welcome to visit Library and Archives Canada. Our Genealogy Reference Desk is located on the third floor. Our consultants can assist you with questions about our sources and direct you to our other services.
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 0N4
Local calls: 613-996-5115
Toll-free number: 1-866-578-7777
(Canada and the United States)
(10:00-16:00 EST, Monday-Friday, except statutory holidays)
613-992-6969 or 1 866 299-1699