Heritage Publications

The Directorate of History and Heritage (DHH) Historical Research Centre maintains a comprehensive listing of finding aids, guides, lists and other research tools to assist members of the Canadian Forces and the Dept. of National Defence, and the general public in their research on Canada’s military history.

At present, the Archives does not have any of its databases online. However, there are 448 fonds level descriptions available on Archeion, an online catalogue of descriptions of records located in archives across Ontario, and on ArchivesCanada.ca, the gateway to archival resources found in over 800 repositories across Canada. In addition, all of the Archives’ finding aids for 1971-1989 are available online at the website for the Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies, Wilfred Laurier University.

There are a number of archival resources available online on the DHH website. These include:

In regards to the DHH Library, the Catalogue List and Serial List to 2004 are available online. Bibliographies have also been compiled by the Library for: awards and honours; Canadian official military histories; women and Canada; and Canadian regimental histories.

The DHH Historical Research Centre has a long-term plan to make the following resources available online: