Archives, Libraries & Museums

Library & Archives Canada

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

Nova Scotia Archives & Records Management

Prince Edward Island Public Archives & Records Office

Canadian
Archives Canada
Database of online archives available in Canada.
Canadian Forces Museums (Canadian Directorate of History & Heritage)
Directory of museums pertaining to Canadian Forces & Military history.
Canadian Heritage Information Network
A gateway to museums, galleries, and heritage information for all of Canada.
Canadian Library of Parliament
Provides information, reference and research services to the Canadian Parliament. Contains historic databases pertaining to Parliament.
Canadian Museum Guide (Virtual Museum of Canada)
Comprehensive directory to over 2200 Canadian museums and galleries and their collections.
Canadian War Museum & Candian Museum of Civilization
Online catalogue of the Libraries and Archives of the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canadian War Museum.
Dictionary of Canadian Biographies Online (Library & Archives Canada)
Extensive searchable database of biographies of those who affected and shaped the history of Canada.
Directory of Archival Repositories for Canada (Canadian Council of Archives)
Searchable directory of Canadian archives containing addresses and contact info.
Early Canadiana Online
Online collection of thousands of full text books, bills, journals and pamphlets documenting Canadian history.
Our Roots: Canada's Local Histories Online
Online collection of thousands of full text books documenting Canadian history.
Railways of Canada Archives
As the online presence of the Railways of Canada Group, this is a must see site that is growing into your one-stop for Canadian railway info on the Net. This info includes news articles, forums, links, photos for all provinces, inlcuding New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.

Maritimes
Acadian Museum/Museé acadien (Université de Moncton)
Provides an in-depth tour of the university's museum collections for the Acadians of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. This museum is located at the uninversity campus in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Bibliothèque Champlain (Université de Moncton)
Main catalogues, resources and archives of the university, with focus on Acadians in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
Centre d'Etudes Acadiennes (Université de Moncton)
Archives on folklore and Acadian genalogy for New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
Maritime Archives Network (United Church of Canada)
Archival repository for the records of the United Church Maritime Conference. Located in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. It Includes records created by local congregations such as registers of baptisms, marriages, and burials; historic membership rolls and communion rolls; general membership lists.
Maritime History Archive
Mainly a seafaring archive for Newfoundland and Labrador but also has extensive data on Atlantic Canada shipping, including New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
Planter Studies Centre (Acadia University)
Research institute focusing on the 8000 New England residents who migrated to Nova Scotia between 1759 and 1774. During this time New Brunswick was part of Nova Scotia.

New Brunswick
Albert County Museum
Museum in Hopewell Cape, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada dedicated to preserving the historical treasures of Albert County.
Alexander MacDonald Farm (Heritage New Brunswick)
Heritage site located in Bartibog, Northumberland County, New Brunswick providing a nostalgic journey back into the history and excitement of the early days along the Miramichi River.
Bonar Law Historic Site (Heritage New Brunswick)
A heritage site located in Rexton, Kent County, New Brunswick to commemorate the birthplace of the former Prime Minister of Great Britain, the Rt.Hon. Andrew Bonar Law - the only person born outside the United Kingdom to achieve this distinction. Also, houses the Richibucto River Museum's collection.
Campobello Public Library and Museum (Campobello Parish GenWeb)
The island's local library and museum preserving the heritage of Campobello Island. Their collection includes a growing genealogy section.
Central New Brunswick Woodmen's Museum
Museum located in Boiestown, Northumberland County, New Brunswick and dedicated to preserving the history of the New Brunswick lumber industry.
Charlotte County Archives (Charlotte County GenWeb)
Archival holdings for Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Doak Historic Site (Heritage New Brunswick)
Historic site located in Doaktown, Northumberland County, New Brunswick commemorating a leading entrepreneur of the Miramichi, Squire Robert Doak, and his pioneer family.
Harriet Irving Library (University of New Brunswick)
Online access to the libraries many special collections, including the Loyalist Collection Inventory, Electronic Text Centre and Eileen Wallace Children's Literature Collection.
Hytelnet Library Catalogs: New Brunswick
Online access to library catalogues for Mount Allison University, University of New Brunswick and Universite de Moncton - Bibliotheque Champlain.
Keillor House Museum
Museum located in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. This house of the Yorkshire immigrant, John Keillor, now contain the family archives, census, marriage and cemetery records.
Kings County Museum
Museum located in Hampton, Kings County, New Brunswick promoting the preservation and presentation of Kings County's heritage.
Kings Landing Heritage Settlement (Heritage New Brunswick)
Heritage site located in Kings Landing, York County, New Brunswick operating as a world class living history museum bringing to life the story of early pioneers and United Empire Loyalists of the St. John River Valley.
NEW!!! Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum
Museum located on Lutz Mountain, Westmorland County, New Brunswick (NW outskirts of Moncton) providing geneaolgy records and research assistance for the historic families of area.
Minister's Island (new-brunswick.net) or Minister's Island (Heritage New Brunswick)
Heritage site located across from St. Andrew's, Charlotte County, New Brunswick preserving the summer residence of the visionary railway builder Sir William Van Horne.
Mount Allison University Libraries & Archives (Mount Allison University)
Online access to the main catalogues, resources and archives of the Mount Allison University, located in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
New Brunswick Legislative Library
Provides information, reference and research services to the Members of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick. Contains historic databases pertaining to the New Brunswick Legislature.
New Brunswick Museum/Musee du Nouveau-Brunswick
Museum located in Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick promoting the preservation and presentation of the natural and cultural heritage of New Brunswick and other related regions.
New Brunswick Museums (Heritage New Brunswick)
Directory of all New Brunswick museums containing locations, contact info, etc.
New Brunswick Public Library Service
Online access to New Brunswick public library collections.
New Brunswick's Past
Cleadie B. Barnett's collection of source data for every county in New Brunswick - Albert, Carleton, Charlotte, Gloucester, Kent, Kings, Madawaska, Northumberland, Queens, Restigouche, Saint John, Sunbury, Victoria, Westmorland and York.
New Brunswick Virtual Exhibits (Archives Canada)
Directory of historical online exhibits for New Brunswick.
Old Government House (Heritage New Brunswick)
Heritage site located in Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick preserving the former place of provincial government, as well as, the grounds which include the Acadian village of Sainte-Anne and an early burial site for both Wolastoqewiyik (Maliseet) and Acadian peoples.
Queens County Historical Society and Museum
Heritage site located in Gagetown, Queens County, New Brunswick preserving the Tilley House & Queens County Court House.
Ross Memorial Museum (Townsearch)
Site located in St. Andrew's, Charlotte County, New Brunswick preserving the former residence of Loyalist Harris Hatch. The museum is now furnished with the furniture and decorative arts collection of Henry Phipps and Sarah Juliette Ross.
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
Resource centre housing a gallery, archives and library dedicated to the Jewish culture and history in the city of Saint John.
Saint John Regional Library System
Directory of Saint John, New Brunswick area library addresses and contact info.
Salem-Hillsborough Railway & Museum
Site located in Hillsborough, Albert County, New Brunswick preserving the best collection of railway equipment and artifacts in Atlantic Canada.
Sheriff Andrews House (Heritage New Brunswick)
Heritage site located in St. Andrews, Charlotte County, New Brunswick and built in 1820, by Elisha Shelton Andrews, Sheriff of Charlotte County, and son of the Loyalist Reverend Samuel Andrews.
St. Croix Library (Charlotte County GenWeb)
Library and archival holdings located in St. Stephen, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada.
St. Michael's Museum and Genealogical Centre
Resource centre for housing documents, genealogical records and all relevent material and literature pertaining to the Miramichi Region and Northumberland County, New Brunswick.
Voices, Vessels and Vellum (UNB/Saint John Library)
Digital images and text transcriptions of one hundred 18th century documents from the Saint John Free Public Library Primary Source Documents Collection.
Tantramar Historic Site (Tantramar Heritage Trust)
Comprehensive listing of all marked historic sites wihtin the Scakville, New Brunswick area.
Ward Chipman Library (University of New Brunswick)
Library located on the Saint John Campus of the University of New Brunswick.