Canadian Museum of Civilization
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Archaeological Sites Database

CMC Sites Office and Sites Database
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This application will be removed from the Canadian Museum of History Web site at the end of December 2015.

If you have any comments or questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you.
Lucie Johanis

Welcome to Sites Online, your gateway to the Canadian Museum of Civilization (CMC) Archaeological Sites Database.

This resource has been produced strictly for use by agencies responsible for archaeology and requiring access to the CMC Sites Database. Users can access the Sites Internet interface anywhere, anytime using secure passwords to a live connection to the CMC Archaeological Sites Database.

Present users:

  • Heritage Resources Unit, Government of Yukon
  • Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, Government of Northwest Territories
  • Culture, Language, Elders and Youth, Government of Nunavut
  • Inuit Heritage Trust
  • Culture, Heritage, Recreation and Sport, Government of Prince Edward Island

Password access has been set up as follows:


Yukon site inventory


NWT and Nunavut site inventories


Nunavut site inventory


PEI site inventory

This interface was designed to allow a variety of searches and to generate a variety of reports. Query types include simple queries, combined queries, Boolean searches, range searches and keyword searches. A number of prepared reports are available and can be generated and viewed on the browser or saved to file for use in other applications such as Word, Excel, Access or GIS.

Note that the Database is updated nightly.

See Help for quick tips on querying the database, the Data Dictionary for field definitions and the Electronic Site Form Template for a quick view of available fields.

Created: July 29, 2002
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