Welcome to the Powell River Museum & Archives - services and fees

The Archives' collections are open to all for research. Although an appointment is not necessary to use Archives materials, a phone call may save you time or an unnecessary trip. Staff can answer questions, refer you to appropriate materials, or help you plan a research visit.

Note that some materials may be restricted from use for reasons of privacy or for conservation as they may be too fragile to view.

It is the user's responsibility to identify the copyright owner and to obtain all necessary clearances before using the material.
This approval must be given to the Museum staff before the materials are issued to the user.

Fees: For researchers who are not able to visit the archives there is a fee schedule and you are requested to fill in the on-line form. Payment to be received before the completed research work is sent to you.

First 15 minutes
Postage and Handling - extra
Every half hour after
$10.00 per half hour

If the request is very complex you are advised to hire a private researcher.

When you visit the Archives:
    REPRODUCTION COSTS: Must be paid in advance.

    Photographs will not be photocopied, for conservation reasons.
    .25 per page

    Scanned Images
    $10 per image
    Black & White only.
    Prints 4 x 6
    $10 per image

    Prints 8 x 10
    $20 per image
    Other sizes

    Please contact us.

    March 2010

    last updated: 2010-Jul-14