The Arctic Institute of North America is a member of
The Arctic Institute of North America was created by an Act of Parliament in 1945 as a nonprofit tax-exempt research and educational organization. Originally based at McGill University in Montreal, the institute moved to the University of Calgary in 1976. In 1979 the Institute became part of the University of Calgary as a university research institute.
In 2005, the institute celebrated two important milestones – AINA’s 60th birthday and its 30th anniversary at the University of Calgary.
For a more detailed history of the Arctic Institute of North America, please see Research Associate Robert Macdonald’s recent publication on AINA’s history, which appears in the December 2005 issue of Arctic.
|Canada: University of Calgary
2500 University Drive N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
Telephone: (403) 220-7515
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|USA: University of Alaska
P.O. Box 6808 Rasmuson Library
Fairbanks, Alaska USA 99775-6808
Telephone: (907) 474-7450
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