Renewal at the Library of Parliament

Dorsay, Joan
December 2004
Feliciter;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p248
The article focuses on the Library of Parliament of Canada. The mission of the library is to support parliamentarians in their work by providing information, documentation, research and analysis and also by providing information about Canada's Parliament to the public. Planning for the conservation, rehabilitation and upgrade of the Main Library Building began in 1995. Due to the serious deterioration of the building fabric and its systems, which also placed the collections at risk, the scope of the work being performed is so comprehensive that the building has been vacated for the duration of the renovations.


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