Information about Artefacts Canada
Contributing members of the Canadian Heritage Information Network (CHIN) may add records to Artefacts Canada or update them.
Artefacts Canada is a database of several million records and images from Canadian museums collections. This resource is used by national and international heritage professionals to research Canadian cultural and natural collections.
Please note: Records with images are also posted in the Virtual Museum of Canada's Image Gallery.
Add or Update
- Add or update records on Artefacts Canada. While you are having the agreement signed, you can Register to contribute. This is a one time procedure for previous National Database contributors or those who are having the above agreements.
- Read the Guidelines for Contribution to Artefacts Canada [Also available in PDF format (146 KB) | about the freeware (PDF)] to find out how to add or update your records on Artefacts Canada.
Please review your uploaded records on Artefacts Canada :
- Review Your Test Contribution - Humanities
- Review Your Test Contribution - Natural Sciences
- Review Your Test Contribution - Info-Muse: Humanities (available in French only)
- Review Your Test Contribution - Info-Muse: Natural Sciences (available in French only)