SLMT Projects and Events


Report on Seminar Managing Municipal Archives in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Journalists and the public alike rejoiced at the enactment of the 2016 Right to Information Act in Sri Lanka – legislation which seemingly heralded a new age of government transparency in the island. However, government departments were less enthusiastic. It is not the access the general public...


Wednesday, November 16, 2016 to Friday, November 18, 2016

The 14th edition of the Image and Research Conference will be held in Girona on 17-18 November 2016.

Organized by the Centre for Image Research and Diffusion (CRDI) of the Girona City Council with the collaboration of the Association of Archivists of Catalonia, the Image and Research...

An intermunicipal History of Elegant Sports

The cities of Cannes, Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Mougins and Cagnes-sur-Mer with the National Sports Museum present two exhibitions from September 23, 2016 to June 15, 2017 on the theme of elegant sports: golf, jumping competitions, polo, tennis, sailing and regattas, the first races by car or...

The Great Parchment Book at London Metropolitan Archives

Friday, August 9, 2013 to Saturday, August 9, 2014

From 2010 to date, LMA has been engaged in a major and ground-breaking partnership project involving the conservation, digital reconstruction and online publication project of the Great Parchment Book. You can explore the project and the Great Parchment Book on the...

Project on e-services for cross-border municipal archives in Estonia and Russia

The project,  which started in June 2013, aimed at elaboration and pilot implementation of procedures to deliver services through electronic channels. These services are delivered by the municipal archives, working in the border towns of Narva, Kingisepp, Slantsy, located in the North-East of...

Memory of the Caribbean Islands

Memory of the Islands: gateway for archival networking

The MIGAN project supports the idea of encouraging countries with a common heritage to share this heritage through information technologies. Caribbean archives need to make their heritage accessible quickly for a community of...

Atlantic Africa: from records to knowledge, 17th-19th centuries

The aim of the project is to reinforce the use of the archival heritage of the Overseas Historical Archive (AHU) regarding the dynamics of the Atlantic Africa from mid 17th century to ca. 1833 in a global context.

The archival research line of this project will be focused on the...

The city archive of Speyer @ WEB 2.0

German Charters of Speyer digitized and added to the Monasterium project


The city of Speyer is one of the most important historical cities in Germany. It´s placed in the federal state of Rheinland-Pfalz in the south-west of Germany near the French border. As a roman foundation...

Digital Repository : The project E-depot Rotterdam

 Rotterdam Municipal Archives have been working on a digital repository since 2004. To create awareness to the necessity of a trusted repository Rotterdam produced some films:

The E-repository, The Digital Strongroom and A change in Storage