The ACA@UBC is just one of the many worthwhile student organizations at SLAIS. ACA members are encouraged to participate in multiple associations during their time as a student.

American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)

BC Library Association (BCLA)/ Canadian Library Association (CLA)

Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA)

Library and Archival Studies Student Association (LASSA)

Libraries Without Borders (LWB)

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

British Columbia and other Provinces

Archives Association of British Columbia (AABC)

Archives Society of Alberta (ASA)

Saskatchewan Council for Archives and Archivists (SCAA)

Association of Manitoba Archives (AMA)

Archives Association of Ontario

Associations des Archivistes du Québec (AAQ)

Council of Archives New Brunswick/Conseil des Archives Nouveau-Brunswick (CANB)

Council of Nova Scotia Archives (CNSA)

Association for Newfoundland & Labrador Archives

Archives Council of Prince Edward Island (ACPEI)

Yukon Council of Archives (YCA)

Northwest Territories Archives Council (NTAC)

Archives Association of Nunavummi (ACN)


Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA)

Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives (ACMLA)

Canadian Council of Archives (CCA)


SLAIS graduates have gone on to work all over the world. ACA members are encouraged to create connections now as a means of creating professional opportunities.

Archives & Records Association UK & Ireland

ARMA International

Australian Society of Archivists (ASA)

International Council on Archives (ICA)

Society of American Archivists (SAA)

UNESCO Archives Portal