CNSA Mailing List

Member Archives discussion group hosted by the CNSA. Contact the Archives Advisor ( to subscribe.


National Mailing Lists

ARCAN-L is provided for the discussion of archival issues and interests of particular relevance to Canadian Archives and archivists. It provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and information amongst Canadian archivists and their colleagues in other countries. It is an un-moderated list.

To subscribe, send an email to with the words “subscribe ARCAN-L” in the message body. Leave the subject line blank.

A discussion forum for those interested in the activities of the Archives Association of Ontario.

To subscribe, send an email message to LISTSERV@YORKU.CA with the following information in the body of the email: SUBSCRIBE AAOLIST firstname lastname

Remember to leave the SUBJECT line of the email message blank.
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International Mailing Lists

Archives & Archivists
A discussion group for archivists based at Miami University.
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A list for distributing and receiving news and information about the International Council on Archives and its members.

To subscribe to ICA-L, type MAJORDOMO@UALBERTA.CA in the TO field of your message and in the text of your message only type: SUBSCRIBE ICA-L and send the message.
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Subject Specific Mailing Lists

The Encoded Archival Description List is hosted by the Library of Congress.

To subscribe, send an email to LISTSERV@LOC.GOV

SUBSCRIBE EAD <Firstname Initial Lastname>
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Electronic Records

A discussion group for topics in electronic records

To subscribe, send an email to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.ALBANY.EDU in the subject area type: Subscribe. In the text area type: sub ERECS-L Your Name
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OAI General

A list about Open Archives Initiative related activities.
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