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Presentations of the conference „Digital Archives and Historical Cross Border Heritage” now published
Presentations of the project closing conference “Digital Archives and Historical Border Heritage”, which took place in Riga, Latvia on 19 June, now can be viewed once more by participants and all interests:
International conference and special cultural events mark conclusion of the project “Cross Border E-archive”
At the end of June after a two years long journey, full of surprises and challenges, the project “Cross Border E-archives” was celebrating its successful conclusion with a two day program of special events, which took place in Riga, European Capital of Culture 2014, and in the beautiful resort town Jurmala (Latvia).
Closing conference “Digital Archives and Historical Cross Border Heritage” was held in Riga on June 19 and gathered a wide range of stakeholders from Estonia, Latvia, Russia and Lithuania for a dialog about topics related to preservation of the cultural cross border heritage and digitalization in memory institutions. Project results and benefits created by the project to a wide range of inhabitants in cross border territories of Estonia, Latvia and Russia were discussed during the conference, as well as new opportunities introduced to anyone who is interested in research of cultural and historical ties and importance of heritage in today’s cultural context.
The professional publication “Archives and digitalization in Russia” published by Saint-Petersburg State Unitary Enterprise “Saint-Petersburg Information and Analytical Centre” represents the rich history of the archiving in Russia, the careful way of preserving the heritage for future generations, its cultural and historical role through years.
Professional publication “Deployment of the e-archive system in Russia” made available to the public
The professional publication “Deployment of the e-archive system in Russia” published by Saint-Petersburg State Unitary Enterprise “Saint-Petersburg Information and Analytical Centre” provides the comprehensive information on current situation on deployment of e-archive system in Russia. Here one can retrace documents lifecycle from creation to becoming an e-document. Also different strategies, conditions and theories of development and creation of e-archives are discussed in the paper.