Both national library, national archives and large metropolitan public library, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ) collects, preserves and disseminates Québec's documentary heritage or relative in Quebec.
For over 30 years, the ETRC has been a recognized organization for the study of the Eastern Townships of Quebec. While its Archives Department concentrates on the acquisition of private archives related to the English-speaking community, the Centre’s mission, mandate and on-going activities are meant to be inclusive of all communities present in the Eastern Townships.
The purpose of the Réseau de diffusion du archives du Québec (RDAQ) is to share fund descriptions and collections of all Québec archives. The RDAQ allows the search of Québec archives and the enhancement of virtual exhibitions created by Québec's archives centers.