Alberta Folklore and Local History Collection
This archival collection includes many aspects of the history, tall tales, humour and stories of Alberta. Manuscripts, reminiscences, stories, plays, poems, photographs and other materials are included.


Atlas of Alberta Railways

A graphic approach to the railroading history of Alberta. The Atlas' 224 detailed maps are accompanied by short articles, illustrations, historic photographs, charts, graphs and interesting trivia that provide a comprehensive overview of the railways in our province. (formerly AlouetteCanada)

The goal of this project is to create, disseminate, preserve and sustain the knowledge base of Canadian memory organizations in digital form, for the purpose of benefiting all Canadians.


Glenbow Museum and Art Collection Database
A selection from the art, community history, military history, and Native North America collections focusing on the history of Alberta.


Our Future Our Past (Alberta Heritage Digitization Project)
Provides all those interested in Alberta's history with free, online access to cultural and heritage materials.


Our Roots
Canada's Local Histories Online brings Canadian history to life! This unique, online, coast-to-coast record of Canadian local histories reflects the breadth and depth of our country's heritage, and celebrates the diverse landscapes, resources, and people that have contributed to sculpting its rich and ever-evolving national character.


Peel's Prairie Provinces
A resource dedicated to assisting scholars, students, and researchers of all types in their exploration of the history and culture of the Canadian Prairies. The site contains both an online bibliography of books, pamphlets, and other materials related to the development of the Prairies and a fully searchable collection of the full texts of many of these items.


Rocky Mountain Repeat Photography Project
An ongoing interdisciplinary collaboration which is repeating the topographic survey photography of the Rocky Mountains.


University of Alberta Virtual Museum
Explore the publicly accessible museums and works of art located across campus.