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Indigenous Learning - Education / Residential Schools

Online Index to RG 10 - Residential School files

RG 10 - Residential Schools Tutorial

RG 10 - Historical records created by the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Canada (& its predecessors)
Short tutorial.

Online access to INAC Annual Reports

INAC Annual Report - Sessional Papers

To find the Government of Canada Sessional Papers (contain INAC Annual Reports):

  • Sessional Papers are reports and papers which have been tabled in the House of Commons (and sometimes the Senate) and deposited with the Clerk.
  • Print copies are located at: J 103 H6 Chancellor Paterson Library 5th floor (hallway outside Northern Studies Centre)
  • Sessional Papers of the Dominion of Canada 1867-1924 include reports of departments, commissiions and business institutions, statistics, foreign affairs documents, maps and other documents of historical significance.
  • Since 1930, all sessional papers, including department annual reports, have been published individually under separate cover.

Indian Affairs Annual Reports (1864-1990)