The Virtual Museum of Canada features over 600 virtual exhibits, nearly 1 million images, and multimedia content from museum collections across the country covering topics in arts, science, and history.

With assistance from the Virtual Museum of Canada, the Carleton University Library's department of Archives and Research Collections worked with the Carleton Hypertext and Hypermedia Lab, the Carleton Immersive Media Studio, and the Bytown Museum to create the online exhibit Heritage Passages: Bytown and the Rideau Canal