Looking for a university program or professional development opportunity? Want to join a professional organization? We’ve compiled a list of archaeology resources for Ontario, Canada, and International that should help you get started on your search. You’ll find this to be a living, breathing page that we’ll endeavour to ensure is constantly up to date. To that end, if you find a broken link, missing entry or other problem, please let us know and we’ll have it corrected immediately.
Archaeology Education Programs:
Department of Classics Brock Calendar
Department of Social Anthropology Carleton Calendar
University of Guelph
Department of Sociology and Anthropology Guelph Calendar
Department of Anthropology Lakehead Calendar
Department of Archaeology Laurentian Calendar
Department of Archaeology McMaster Calendar
Department of Anthropology Nipissing Calendar
University of Ottawa
Department of Anthropology Ottawa Calendar
Department of Classics Queen’s Calendar
Arts and Contemporary Studies – Anthro Ryerson Calendar
University of Toronto
Department of Archaeology Toronto Calendar
Department of Archaeology Trent Calendar
University of Waterloo
Department of Anthropology Waterloo Calendar
Department of Anthropology Western Calendar
Wilfrid Laurier University
Department of Archaeology and Classics Laurier Calendar
Department of Anthropology York Calendar
Archaeological Professional Associations
Ontario Archaeological Society
Events Calendar: http://www.ontarioarchaeology.on.ca/upcoming-events
Publications: Ontario Archaeology (peer-reviewed journal; author instructions); ArchNotes (bi-monthly newsletter; deadlines for submissions are: Jan. 15, Mar. 15, May 15, July 15, Sept. 15, and Nov. 15)
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm at the University of Waterloo, at Psychology, Anthropology and Sociology Building.
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of every month September to May at 7 p.m., at the Fieldcote Museum, 64 Sulphur Springs Road, Ancaster.
Meetings: All Chapter meetings begin 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM at the Midland Public Library.
Meetings: Second Thursday of the Month, January – April, September – November at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology.
Meetings: Every third Thursday of the month, from September to May, at the Routhier Community Centre, 172 Guigues Street, Ottawa.
Meetings: 7 pm, 4th Tuesday of the month, St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 120 Murray Street, Peterborough.
Meetings: Last Friday of the month, except May-August, at 7pm in Room BB0017 Braun Building, Lakehead University.
Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of the month, except June-August at 7:30pm, UoT, Anthropology Bldg., 19 Russell Street (at Huron), Room 246 MAP Look for the “PA” over the building diagram.
Meetings: We meet four times a year at the Duff-Baby Interpretation in Olde Sandwich Towne at 7:30pm. Meetings generally are the second Wednesday of February, April, October and the first Wednesday of December.
Canadian Archaeological Association
Annual Meeting: Whitehorse, May 4-7, 2016
Publication: Canadian Journal of Archaeology
Society of American Archaeology
Annual Meeting: Orlando, April 6-10, 2016
Publications: American Antiquity; Latin American Antiquity; Advances in Archaeological Practice; The SAA Archaeological Record; author information for AA, LAA, and AAP
Professional Development: Online Seminars
Archaeological Data Resources:
Sustainable Archaeology McMaster
Explore Sites: Directory of sites (Approximate locations – artifacts)
Explore Materials: Ceramics, Faunal, Floral, Glass, Lithics and Metal
Follow their blog to keep up with their continued efforts as they work through the McMaster legacy collection.
American Institute of Archaeology’s comprehensive Glossary of Archaeology Terms.