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UNESCO Archives Portal

An international gateway to information for archivists and archives users

UNESCO specialists studies and guidelines on basic issues of records and archives management.
UNESCO publishes regularly specialist studies and guidelines, which cover basic issues of records and archives management such as:

  • archival infrastructure development including archival legislation

  • training and education

  • protection of the archival heritage

  • promotion of the development and application of modern information

  • research in archival theory and practice

  • A major part of the studies, mainly those published after 1996 are on-line available.

    Studies can also be obtained:

    On paper (titles after 1986 only)
    To be ordered at:
    Information Society Division
    Documentation Centre
    Free of charge

    On microfiche titles before 1986 only)
    To be ordered at:
    Unit of Electronic Management of
    Documents and Microforms
    € 3,50 per fiche