Research and Reproduction Rates

Conducting Research at the Nemetz Jewish Community Archives

L.12759 research room

To submit research inquiries please email the archivist at or phone 604-257-5199. 

Please be sure to include dates, names or any specific collection titles or object ID numbers in your message.

The archivist can perform simple research requests up to 30 minutes in length.  For complex research requests over 30 minutes, please contact the archivist to book a research appointment.

Please note that the archives is stored offsite so if a request for material is submitted please expect up to two weeks for retrieval.

Photograph Reproduction Policy

In most cases, the Jewish Historical Society of British Columbia (JHSBC) will provide reproductions of any item in its holdings for the purpose of fair dealing or other uses (such as publication) if the item is in the public domain or its copyright is held by the Jewish Historical Society of British Columbia.

For more detail, see our full Reproduction Policy.

Placing an Order

To order photograph reproductions, please email the archivist at  You can download the Photograph User Agreement by clicking on the attachment below.

For information regarding our fees, please consult our Fee Schedule.


Payment in advance is required for all orders placed.  Payment may be in the form of Visa, Mastercard, cash or cheque made payable to “Jewish Historical Society of British Columbia.”  Credit cards are the only payment accepted for international orders.


Taxes are additional when applicable.

Completion Time

Please allow up to 3 weeks for photograph reproductions.  Rush orders may be subject to a surcharge.

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