49th Meeting of Lesbian/Women’s Archives and Libraries in Vienna 2014
This year the 49th meeting of Lesbian/Women’s Archives, Libraries and Information/Documentation Centres from German-Speaking Countries will take place in Vienna. More than 30 archives and libraries from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg and Northern Italy will participate, many of the institutions are members of our umbrella organization i.d.a.
The main theme for our discussions at the meeting will be “Chances and challenges of digitalization”. The opening lecture will be given by Dr.in Sigrid Schieber from the Main State Archives in Wiesbaden on the theme: “Always and Everywhere available? : Thoughts about the Why and How of Digitalization”.
We will also reflect the work on the current META-Project by i.d.a. and discuss possibilities for an upcoming project to establish a digital archives for the women’s movement in Germany.