Events

Dec
12
Fri
Archives and History @ Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa
Dec 12 @ 09:15 – Dec 16 @ 18:00

The conference ARCHIVES AND HISTORY Current Trends in European Historiography of the Great War gathers international experts from the archival world who, based on demonstrative examples and specific projects, illustrate the means of contextualizing and presenting archival material regarding the First World War.

The event will take place at the Carovana in the Sala Stemmi statt and is in English.

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Feb
24
Tue
Archival Pedagogy in Germany and the German Archives Portal @ Budapest City Archives
Feb 24 @ 10:30 – 15:00

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10.30–11.30

DR. JULIA RIEDEL (Archivist, Historical Archive of the City of Cologne) – Experiences in Archival Pedagogy in Germany

11.30–12.30

CHRISTINA WOLF (Department head of Digitalisation, Landesarchiv Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart) – Presentation of the German Archival Portal

13.00–14.00

Lunch break

14.00–14.30

DR. JULIA RIEDEL – Short report about the situation of Historical Archive of the City of Cologne. Background: In March 2009 the archive building collapsed. Julia Riedel will report about the recovery and restauration of the archival documents and about the plans for the future.

14.30-15.00

Discussion

The event is free of charge and registration is not needed.

 

Oct
15
Thu
Monasterium workshop @ University of Hradec Králové
Oct 15 @ 15:00 – 17:00

The Department of Auxiliary Historical Sciences and Archive Studies, Philosophical Faculty, University of Hradec Králové (CZ) and ICARUS kindly invite all students of Archive Studies to take part in a workshop focused on Europe’s biggest virtual charters archive 

Monasterium

 

Mag. Daniel Jeller © Andrea Siegl

Mag. Daniel Jeller
© Andrea Siegl

The workshop will take place in room B 11 and will be led by Mag. Daniel Jeller from Vienna (AT). He is a historian and responsible for IT, digitization and the Monasterium portal at ICARUS. Next to his work he is programming for Digital Humanities projects and does research into the cultural implications of digitization.

All participants will be given information about the database, its origin and development. The aim of the workshop is to teach the participants how to work effectively and creatively with the database, including practical exercises.

Link: www.monasterium.net

 

This workshop is being organized within the EU-funded project co:op – community as opportunity. The creative archives‘ and users‘ network.

 

Dec
18
Fri
New times, new use-cases: digital repositories in archives and libraries @ Facultad de Ciencias de la Documentación, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Dec 18 @ 09:00 – 12:00

University workshop

New times, new use-cases: digital repositories in archives and libraries

CaptureThis workshop aims at describing how different meta data schemes and OAI-PMH protocols can be integrated into one management system. It will furthermore analyze data from Europeana (EDM) in view of how it can be applied to archives and libraries within the context of LInked Open Data.

Further information here (in Spanish)

 

May
4
Wed
The Archival Military System in the Community of Madrid @ Facultad de Ciencias de la Documentación (UCM) Sala de Conferencias
May 4 @ 09:00 – 14:00

The Seminar “The Archival Military System in the Community of Madrid” aims to raise awareness towards the panorama of military archives that are based in the Community of Madrid.

To that end, it will be introduced with a lecture on the Archival Military System with respect to the Spanish State. Then there will be two round tables; one focused about central and general archives, and the other historical archives.

Click on the image below for more details on the programme:

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Sep
22
Thu
Cooperation and networking of heritage institutions in the digital age @ Gradska i sveučilišna knjižnica Osijek, American Corner
Sep 22 @ 10:00 – 15:00

This conference is organized within the EU-funded project “co:op” by ICARUS and the newly founded ICARUS HR.

As official kick-off and public introduction of the Croatian archives network “ICARUS HR”, this event focuses on international initiatives and projects dedicated to the possibilities of future-oriented cooperation and development of IT infrastructures for making cultural heritage accessible in the digital age.

Programme available here.

 

Nov
15
Tue
ICARUS HR lecture I @ University of Zagreb
Nov 15 @ 17:00 – 19:00

Lecture series “Archive topics” – All about university archives!

Organized by ICARUS HR, the University of Zagreb and ICARUS within the EU-funded project co:op, this first lecture in a series of lectures yet to come on “Archive topics” intents to inform archivists and information professionals, experts in the cultural, scientific and educational institutions, students and the academic community, and anyone else interested in contemporary international trends, projects and practices in the world of archives.

anneKeynote speaker Dr. Anne J. Gilliland is Professor and Director of the Archival Studies specialization in the Department of Information Studies, Director of the Center for Information as Evidence, Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, and a faculty affiliate of the Center for Digital Humanities at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). She is also the director of the Archival Education and Research Initiative (AERI), a global collaborative effort amongst academic institutions that seeks to promote state-of-the-art in scholarship in Archival Studies.

View progamme

The event hast also be announced on the website of the Croatian Ministry of Culture.

Dec
2
Fri
ICARUSHR lecture II @ Nacionalna i sveučilišna knjižnica
Dec 2 @ 10:00 – 13:00

European history online: Hungaricana and more

captureThe second lecture of the series “Archive Topics” is dedicated to the new national portal of Hungarian archives, libraries, museums and other cultural institutions and the online portal of historical maps of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy. Archivists and information specialists, historians and researchers, experts in cultural, scientific and educational institutions, students and academics and all who are interested in contemporary international trends, projects and practices in the archival world can meet new opportunities for cooperation and development of common information infrastructure at this event.

  • Sándor Biszak will present MAPIRE – the Historical Maps of the Habsburg Empire.
  • Csaba T. Reisz (National Archives of Hungary) will introduce the Hingarian Cultural Heritage Poprtal – Hungaricana.

View programme

Dec
14
Wed
Introduction of the Topotheque in Vukovar (HR) @ Gradski muzej Vukovar
Dec 14 @ 10:00 – 00:00

The Topotheque: Linking heritage institutions and communities

Organized within the EU-funded project “co:op”, ICARUS HR and ICARUS will introduce the online service tool Topotheque to the interested public in Vukovar (HR).

After the recent inauguration of ICARUS HR, representatives of the Croatian ICARUS network will pressent current international initiatives and projects dedicated to the possibilities of cooperation and common development of information infrastructure in the presentation of cultural heritage.

Event  language: Croatian

Please find the programme here.

Sep
7
Thu
Archive Topics: e.ARH.si project @ Sveučilišni računarski centar u Zagrebu
Sep 7 @ 10:00 – 13:00

This lecture of the lecture series “Archive Topics” is dedicated to the Slovenian e-archives project e-ARH.si. The project e-ARH.si is founded by European Union within the framework of the Operative Programme Competitiveness and cohesion 2014-2020 and it’s run by the Slovenian government and all public archives.

Experts from the Archives of Republic of Slovenia will present strategies, plans and activities regarding the development and implementation of e-archives in the Slovenian public archives service. The programme is open to the public and will be held in University Computer Centre in Zagreb, starting at 10 am.

Programm available here.