Holocaust archive online portal unveiled

holocaustA news alert from the European Commission Research and Innovation Press Centre may be of interest to anyone studying the Holocaust’

“A gateway to our memory: the European Holocaust Research Infrastructure opens its online portal

Brussels, 26 March 2015

The EU-funded project European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI) unveiled today the result of its four-year work: an online portal that gives unprecedented access to dispersed Holocaust-related archives from Europe and beyond. These research sources, most of which have only been accessible at the institutions concerned, will now be available online to users around the world.”

The full news alert is at: http://ec.europa.eu/research/index.cfm?pg=newsalert&year=2015&na=na-260315

Advertisements

One thought on “Holocaust archive online portal unveiled

  1. Thanks for sharing this information on this online portal. Did you know that the Holocaust Period was perhaps the greatest era in history in which art was created in confinement. Individuals held in concentration camps were not just confined; they were also brutally tortured. But the incredible fact is, these individuals managed to find whatever makeshift art supplies they could to craft magnificent drawings and paintings.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s