Stó:lō Research and Resource Management Centre- Library and Archives

Identity area

Identifier

SRRMC

Authorized form of name

Stó:lō Research and Resource Management Centre- Library and Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Historical Society
  • Educational Organization
  • Library
  • Archives

Contact area

 

Stephen Shurgold

Type

Address

Street address

10 – 7201 Vedder Road

Locality

Chilliwack

Region

BC

Country name

Postal code

V2R 4G5

Telephone

604-824-2431

Fax

Email

Note

Description area

History

The Stó:lō Research & Resource Centre Library and Archives opened in 1996..

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

The mandate of the Stó:lō Archives is to: provide appropriate archival services that contribute to the health and productivity of the Stó:lō through education, cultural awareness and language preservation; promote knowledge and understanding of Stó:lō history, culture, and traditions; and to facilitate research and information exchange with other knowledge institutions.

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The Stó:lō Library and Archives will accept and acquire multi-disciplinary materials, especially those with a focus on the Coast Salish and, more specifically, the Stó:lō, in any medium, including textual records; sound and oral history recordings; photographs and other visual records; maps, plans and architectural records; books; journals; reports; digital records and ephemera.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: ca. 103.5 m of material, ~1,232 oral interview recordings, ~1,744 photographs
Inclusive Dates: 1875 - 2019
Predominant Dates: 1990’s – 2019

Finding aids, guides and publications

https://stolonation.pastperfectonline.com/ provides information about the services and holdings of the Library and vertical files. We are currently working on making our archival holdings digitally accessible.

Access area

Opening times

Monday – Friday; 8am – 4pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday
Hours subject to change without notice. Contact archivist to ensure operating times.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

10 – 7201 Vedder Road
Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5