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Aboriginal Peoples Television Network / Réseau de télévision des peoples autochtones

APTN features First Nations television programming in Canada.

Access Canada: The UK gateway to information on Canada

Access Canada aims to provide a one-stop gateway to information resources on Canada for people living and working in the UK.

Association for Canadian Studies

The Association for Canadian Studies (ACS) is an organization which initiates and supports activities in the areas of research, teaching, communications, and the training of students in the field of Canadian Studies, especially in interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives.

Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland

The Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland (ACSI) was established to support and encourage the study and understanding of Canada – its culture, history and institutions – and to foster and examine the connections and parallels between Canada and Ireland.

Association for Canadian Studies in the United States

The Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) coordinates programs and further research in Canadian studies and works closely with academics, business executives, and government officials in striving for an improved understanding of issues affecting the Canada-U.S. bilateral relationship.

Aboriginal Multimedia Society

The Aboriginal Multi-Media Society is an independent Aboriginal communications organization committed to facilitating the exchange of information reflecting Aboriginal culture to a growing and diverse audience.

The Association of Canadian Publishers

The Association of Canadian Publishers represents over 140 Canadian-owned book publishers, with members from all provinces, and publishing sectors including literary, general trade, scholarly and education.

Black Studies Centre

The Black Studies Centre (BSC) provides a wide range of services to the Montreal community and to its various institutions, and is committed to the continued educational development of Montreal’s Black community.

British Association for Canadian Studies

The British Association for Canadian Studies (BACS) aims to function as a forum and meeting point for Canadian Studies in Britain.

The British Columbia Folklore Society

The Society collects and preserves the traditional and contemporary folklife and folklore of the people of British Columbia.

Canada’s Best Blogs

A directory of Canadian blogs.

Centre for Indigenous Theatre

The Centre for Indigenous Theatre is a training institution with a mandate to develop Native theatre professionals.


The CyberPowWow project is part website and part “palace” –a series of interconnected, graphical chat rooms which allow visitors to interact with one another in real time. It features works by emerging Aboriginal artists and writers.

International Council of Canadian Studies

The International Council for Canadian Studies (ICCS) is an incorporated non-profit organization. Its mandate is to promote worldwide scholarly study, research, teaching and publication about Canada in all disciplines and all countries.

Italian Association for Canadian Studies


Literary Press Group of Canada

The Literary Press Group (LPG) fosters the survival, growth and maintenance of strong Canadian owned and controlled literary book publishing houses, and represents the interests of Canadian-owned literary book publishers in relations with public and private institutions in Canada and abroad.

National Film Board of Canada / Office national du film du Canada

The mandate of the National Film Board (NFB) is to produce, distribute and promote films designed to interpret Canada to Canadians and to other nations.

Native Web

NativeWeb is an international, nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to using telecommunications including computer technology and the Internet to disseminate information from and about indigenous nations, peoples, and organizations around the world.

Nova Scotia Archives – Gaelic Literature and Resources

The material presented on this website is a doorway in to the Gaelic resources available at Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management.

Revista Mexicana de Estudios Canadienses


Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network

The Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network Inc. (SALN) exists to work with First Nations, Métis, Inuit, and non-Aboriginal people and communities to promote and support Aboriginal literacy.

The SF Site

SF posts a mixture of book reviews, opinion pieces, author interviews, fiction excerpts, author and publisher reading lists and a variety of other features. It also maintains a comprehensive list of links to author and fan tribute sites, SF conventions, SF TV and movies, magazines and e-zines, writer resources, publishers and small press sites and many other SF resources.

Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies

The Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies is an international organization which exists in order to promote, facilitate and otherwise support the work of all scholars and researchers working in the area of postcolonial and transnational studies on material relating to the French-speaking world.