Open Government Program

All Resources

Search a listing of Government of Alberta open datasets and publications. Can’t find what you are looking for? Suggest a resource.

534 results

Publication Type: Reference Material

Last Modified

January 1, 1994

Description

This Heritage Note discusses the various phases of an oral history project. It identifies some of the questions to ask before starting a project and provides concrete recommendations and examples to assist oral history researchers. This is the eleventh in a series of Heritage Notes, which are...


Last Modified

January 1, 1994

Description

One popular method of preserving the built environment is through the designation of buildings as heritage structures deemed significant for certain reasons. These reasons may include its age, its architectural style, or perhaps a notable architect or occupant. This Heritage Note provides a brief...


Last Modified

January 1, 1994

Description

The buildings of government and business form an important part of Alberta’s built heritage. This Heritage Note is intended to provide guidance and suggestions on research government and commercial buildings in Alberta and evaluating their historical significance. This is the ninth in a series of...


Last Modified

January 1, 1994

Description

Some heritage buildings may suffer from floor problems that require attention. This Heritage Note examines the elements that make up the subfloor’s structural system, identifies the problems one might expect to encounter, and offers possible solutions for some of the problems a homeowner may...


Last Modified

January 1, 1994

Description

Site drainage is an important component of good historic resource management. This Heritage Note is intended to assist building owners, managers and contractors in finding the source of common drainage problems, and offer some possible solutions. This is the seventh in a series of Heritage Notes,...


Last Modified

January 1, 1992

Description

This directory was prepared in response to the many enquiries received by the Museum Services Programme from community museums in Alberta regarding the availability and sources of various museum materials and supplies recommended for collection care, storage, management, exhibition and security....


Last Modified

January 1, 1992

Description

Provides owners of heritage buildings and their contractors with a general understanding of the functions of mortar within a historic wall structure, as well as information on treating its deterioration through proper repointing. This is the fifth in a series of Heritage Notes, which are intended...


Last Modified

January 1, 1992

Description

Presents a brief overview of a typical public architectural preservation process and the role of the architect within the process. This is the fourth in a series of Heritage Notes, which are intended to provide guidance on a range of topics in the field of historic resource management.


Last Modified

January 1, 1992

Description

Preservation, conservation, restoration, renovation, reconstitution—what’s the difference? This Heritage Note presents a set of definitions for terminology commonly used in the field of heritage resource preservation. This is the third in a series of Heritage Notes, which are intended to provide...


Last Modified

January 1, 1992

Description

Every heritage facility should have an interpretive plan as the basis for all its programming, to help ensure the site’s history is interpreted appropriately. This Heritage Note presents information to help develop an interpretation programme for an historic site. This is the first in a series of...