Students can get their first year of Archives Association of BC membership FREE, followed by a student rate of $30/year.

The membership year begins April 1. New members are welcome to apply at any time; application forms and further information are available at Please write “Free first year” on your application form, and do not include payment, to take advantage of this offer.
The AABC supports BC’s archivists through advocacy, online resources, provision of MemoryBC, and regional networking groups. Membership qualifies you for discounted rates for AABC conferences, workshops, and distance education courses, as well as cross-membership rates with local ARMA chapters. We also have numerous volunteer opportunities – a great low-key way to meet other archivists, while contributing to your professional association!
Keep an eye on the archives-bc listserv (see to subscribe) for information about our upcoming conference, Living Archivally, being held in Coquitlam in April.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us at with any questions.