See our policies and standards for providing quality services, promoting equal opportunity and diversity, and selecting and caring for records.

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Acquisition Policy

Every archives or library decides what kinds of material to gather, preserve, and make available. Factors shaping these decisions include the institution’s specific purpose and constituency, the limits of its human, physical and financial resources, and the availability of similar materials held elsewhere by other archives or libraries.

Acquisition Policy
Art Collection Policy

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Policy

The ArQuives  is committed to excellence in serving all visitors including people with disabilities

AODA Policy
Accessibility Keyboard Shortcuts

Workplace Harassment Policy

The ArQuives recognizes that every person possesses basic human rights including the right to respect, dignity, and protection from all forms of harassment.

Workplace Harassment Policy

Volunteer Policy

Volunteers are at the heart of The ArQuives. The ArQuives is committed to excellent volunteer experience.

Volunteer Policy

Conflict Resolution Policy

This policy will help provide a safe workplace for all volunteers and staff.

Conflict Resolution Policy

Copyright and Takedown Policy

This policy will assist The ArQuives in its efforts to fulfill its mandate, adhere to the Canadian Copyright Act, and engage with the community in a respectful and consenting manner.

Copyright and Takedown Policy

Advocacy Policy

This policy will assist The ArQuives regarding the engagement in advocacy activities such as community actions, public policy dialogue, public policy development, and establishing position statements.

Advocacy Policy