Regular’s table of the genealogists of the Mostviertle of Lower Austria @ GH Voitiech
Oct 7 @ 18:00 – 19:00

Presentation (in German) by Thomas Aigner (president of ICARUS) on

“Matricula and Monasterium as essential sources for family research”

The presentation will be given at the “Bildungs- und Heimatwerk Niederösterreich (BHW)” which offers charitable education for adults in regional and local education centres. Find out more about the BHW’s aims and objectives here (in German).

Please click here for more details on the event.


ICARUS@work @ Sofia University "St. Kliment of Ohrid"
Oct 30 all-day


Future in the past: Bulgarian history growing online

Within the ENArC project the activities of linking neighbourhoods – that is continuously expanding its network of institutions – holds a special position as it is one of the maximes of ICARUS.  As ENArC project partner  from Serbia, the Institute for Balkan Studies of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts cooperates with the Institute for Literature of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences as their neighbours for this conference. The conference will be held in S0fia and serves two purposes:

  1. show intermediate results of the mentioned cooperation, with a highlight in presenting the online archives of preserved medieval Bulgarian charters, and
  2. give colleagues with respective research interests and expertise as well as archival and cultural institutions from Bulgaria the opportunity to present and exchange their own experiences and results in digital processing of historical, especially medieval sources.

The detailed programme can be found here.


Seminar on online resources for historians @ Biblioteca della Società Napoletana di Storia Patria
Nov 12 @ 09:00 – 17:00

Medieval CastleGiovanni Vitolo and Antonella Ambrosio (University of Naples Federico II) will hold a seminar titled “Le risorse in rete: materiale documentario dal IX al XIX secolo e inventari di archivi dei paesi europei” for the PhD candidates of the History Department of the University of Naples Federico II.

The lecture is part of the didactic activities within the ENArC project and will focus on

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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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)


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.

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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.


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.