Claire Gilbert

Archivist and Librarian

Claire Gilbert joined the Royal BC Museum in 2001, and holds a BA (Hons) in history and a master’s in library and information studies. She completed a graduate certificate in values-based leadership at Royal Roads University in 2013.

Claire has contributed four articles to The BC Almanac Book of Greatest British Columbians by Mark Forsythe (Harbour Publishing, 2005) and contributed content for 15 pieces in Free Spirit: Stories of You, Me and BC by Gerry Truscott (Royal BC Museum Publishing, 2009).

Education

BA (Hons), history

MA, library and information Studies

Areas of Interest

Responsible for administration of archives’ library program

Government, court and private records, including graphic, sound, moving image and cartographic records

Supervising learning opportunities for graduate students through co-op work placements

History of Ocean Falls, BC

Acquisition of private records, including textual, graphic, sound, moving image and cartographic records

Contact Claire Gilbert

Email: claire.gilbert@royalbcmuseum.bc.ca