Arca is a hosted, Islandora-based repository platform made available to COPPUL members through partnership with the BC Electronic Library Network (BC ELN). Integration between Arca and WestVault allows users of both services to quickly and easily set up deposits from repository to preservation storage.

Subscription info

For full details, please see the BC ELN's Arca resource page.

BC ELN members subscribe directly via BC ELN. COPPUL members who are not BC ELN members, please contact

Institutions participating via COPPUL

  • Athabasca University
  • Brandon University
  • Mount Royal University

Learn more

For more information, contact Y.G. Rancourt, CDSN Coordinator, at