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In our portal guide, we have compiled national and international portals on cultural assets (with a focus on archival holdings) and regional studies. Here you will find, among other things, further regional research systems for archives, sorted by federal states. We are pleased to present one of these portals today - historicum.net - Fachinformationsdienst Geschichtswissenschaft - and thank historicum.net for providing the following text.
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The Barnim District Archive sees itself as a historical information center for the Brandenburg district of Barnim, which is located northeast of Berlin. As one of the public archives of the state of Brandenburg, it holds 1.4 km of historical official and unofficial documents worthy of archiving.
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In the "In Focus" section, we present special highlights from archives that are represented in the Archivportal-D. These selected archival materials provide an insight into the holdings and offer research...
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On March 18, 2019, project team representatives from the Federal Archives, the State Archives of Baden-Württemberg and FIZ Karlsruhe - Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure presented the project structure and first results after about nine months of project duration during a one-day workshop in the Federal Archives Koblenz.
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"Looking through patent drawings is just like time travel," is a quotation from the American patent lawyer Kevin Price in an article in Der Spiegel. Price, whose fascination for patent drawings led him to author a cultural history of patent drawings ("The Art of the Patent", 2011), states at the same time that there is a "decline of this art form". He describes how inventors used to create graphically rich patent designs, while those of today are rather "callous, dry".
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