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-====== EX LIBRIS ASSOCIATION TIMELINE ON LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA SERVICE DECLINE ​AFTER 2004 ======+====== EX LIBRIS ASSOCIATION TIMELINE ON LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA SERVICE DECLINE2004 TO 2018 ======
  
 March-04 An audit of the Canadian Archival Information Network concludes that CAIN is not on track to complete its goal of a comprehensive catalogue of archival descriptions within the original budget or time frames developed. LAC agrees that future initiatives to assist in making archival collections known to a greater number of Canadians will be its primary objective.\\ March-04 An audit of the Canadian Archival Information Network concludes that CAIN is not on track to complete its goal of a comprehensive catalogue of archival descriptions within the original budget or time frames developed. LAC agrees that future initiatives to assist in making archival collections known to a greater number of Canadians will be its primary objective.\\
  
-May-04 Library and Archives of Canada Act proclaimed. ​Amongst ​many provisions it provides for an updated legal deposit regime to include maps and electronic publications,​ for harvesting from the Web, improved management of government information,​ and a provision for the support of Canadian libraries to mirror similar support for Canadian archives. A new website is launched to provide a common home page and consistency.\\+May-04 Library and Archives of Canada Act proclaimed. ​Among many provisions it provides for an updated legal deposit regime to include maps and electronic publications,​ for harvesting from the Web, improved management of government information,​ and a provision for the support of Canadian libraries to mirror similar support for Canadian archives. A new website is launched to provide a common home page and consistency.\\
  
 June-04 LAC issues discussion paper Creating a New Kind of Knowledge Institution for consultation.\\ June-04 LAC issues discussion paper Creating a New Kind of Knowledge Institution for consultation.\\
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 Feb-18 LAC launches Voilà, its new National Union Catalogue, to replace the aging system, AMICUS. The new service is a single point of access to the collections of libraries across Canada. LAC partnered with OCLC, an international nonprofit library cooperative,​ to provide this service.\\ Feb-18 LAC launches Voilà, its new National Union Catalogue, to replace the aging system, AMICUS. The new service is a single point of access to the collections of libraries across Canada. LAC partnered with OCLC, an international nonprofit library cooperative,​ to provide this service.\\
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 +April-18 LAC releases its 2018-19 departmental plan and budget forecasts. Plans include continued digitalization and projections that would return LAC's budget to the $120-$150 million dollar range that it had originally attained a decade earlier before budget cuts reduced its capabilities. After almost fifteen years of operations, 2004-18, LAC continues to be an underfunded federal cultural organization with Facebook postings attracting almost 46,000 likes and its YouTube site reaching 3,200 subscribers since 2012.\\
  
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