UBC School of Information

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

American Library Association Student Chapter (SCALA)

Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)

BC Library Association (BCLA)

IDEAS (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access, Safe Space)

Library and Archival Studies Student Association (LASSA)

Out on the Shelves Library (OOTS)

Special Library 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)


UBC School of Information graduates have gone on to work all over the world. Student members of the ACA are encouraged to build 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