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Digital Archiving : How to do archiving

Importance of Folklore Documentation and interpretation of traditional culture is the heart of folklore. It includes recording and analyzing these traditions along with historical and cultural information by using photographs, videos, audio recordings, drawings, and field notes. What counts as folklore collections? The folklore collections are not depended on one area alone. It varies from […]

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History of International Council of Archives

ICA in the XXth century 1931 – Under the aegis of the League of Nations the Institute for Intellectual Co-operation creates a Permanent Consultative Committee on Archives. 1934 – The Committee publishes the first International Guide on Archives. 1948 – The International Council on Archives (ICA) is created on 9 June, now celebrated as International […]

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International Council of Archives

The ICA believes that effective records and archives management is an essential precondition for good governance, the rule of law, administrative transparency, the preservation of mankind’s collective memory, and access to information by citizens. The International Council on Archives (ICA) is dedicated to the effective management of records and the preservation, care and use of […]

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