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Who we are
The OurOntario.ca is a unique partnership with cultural and heritage organizations of all shapes and sizes, designed to make our digital content discoverable to a global audience. OurOntario.ca is a service of OurDigitalWorld, a not-for-profit organization that offers programs and services addressing the information and learning needs of Ontarians in the digital environment.
What we do
OurDigitalWorld (previously Our Ontario) is a unique organization that works in partnership with cultural and heritage organizations of all shapes and sizes, designed to make our digital content discoverable to a global audience. We are a not-for-profit organization that offers services and platforms that enable digital creation and sharing of community stories and history online.
What we do for the digital generation – that’s you!
OurOntario.ca, our state-of-the-art discovery portal, is one search across hundreds of sites – in seconds. OurOntario.ca make it easy to find audio, video, text, government documents, images and collections about Ontario, or from an Ontario organization. You can get interactive with your search results – get more specific, bookmark your search, send results to one of your social media apps, view the results in Google Earth … and lots more.
Government of Ontario Government of Ontario
ODW gratefully acknowledges the Government of Ontario for funding the Portal Platform project for Ontario's cultural digital content, 2013-2014.

Contact us

Please send us your comments or report technical issues by sending us an email at: info@ourdigitalworld.org

Please note – if you have a question about any item that you found by searching this site, you need to contact the organization that owns the item directly.

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