Libraries, Archives and Museums Nova Scotia (LAMNS)


Increases the capacity of the network to share resources and to identify opportunities for high impact collaboration.

LAMNS commits to the Ottawa Declaration

LAMNS commits to the Ottawa Declaration (December 2016) as declared at the Taking it to the Streets Summit.

“By adopting this Declaration, we commit to continually adapt and reinvent our institutions, and to promote the full value of libraries, archives and museums to Canadians.

Together, we will:
• Increase collaboration between our institutions and our networks at the local and national levels to catalyze new partnerships that spark creativity and enhance engagement;
• Develop innovative programs and services, and adopt technologies that empower us to engage our publics; and
• Enrich and expand access to our collections to ensure that our institutions contribute significantly to the public good and sustainable development.”