Who we are – what we do
  • Vision
    To be Parliament’s preferred and trusted source of information and knowledge.
  • Mission
    The Library of Parliament contributes to Canadian parliamentary democracy by creating, managing and delivering authoritative, reliable and relevant information and knowledge for Parliament.
  • Strategic outcome
    An informed and accessible Parliament.
What we do
  • Provide customized research and analysis to parliamentarians and their staff
  • Supply parliamentarians, parliamentary committees and associations with the information they need to examine the issues of the day, consider legislation and hold the government accountable
  • Preserve Parliament’s documentary heritage and ensure access to its collections
  • Keep parliamentarians informed and up to date, and deliver relevant news and information
  • Support parliamentarians in their outreach to the public by providing opportunities for Canadians to access, experience and learn about Parliament
Who we serve
    Parliamentarians and their staff
    Parliamentary committees and associations
    Organizations that support Parliament
    The Canadian public on behalf of parliamentarians