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Ottawa — Mayor Jim Watson, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities and MP for Ottawa Centre, and Councillor Tim Tierney, Chair of the Ottawa Public Library Board revealed the proposed architectural design for the Ottawa Public Library   Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility. Born of a unique collaboration between municipal and federal institutions, the facility will be a city-wide resource that offers all Canadians access to a rich and diverse national collection.

″Today is a very special day as it marks an important step forward in improving the visibility and accessibility of our cultural heritage. The unveiling today of the architectural design of this new world-class public facility in Ottawa is no small feat. Our government is proud to be a part of this project, one of the first federal-municipal partnerships of its kind, right here in Canada's capital city!”

The Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage

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The Jacob M. Lowy Collection

Jacob M. Lowy The Jacob M. Lowy Collection consists of old and rare Hebraica and Judaica ...


New Acquistion for Lowy Collection

The Form of Prayers according to the Spanish and Portuguese Jews. Sidur Sifte Tsadikim - New Edition

 

 

 

 

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Winter 2018 - A note among friends FLAC Newsletter

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