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Global access to regional and local Information: Portuguese Municipal Archives on Facebook

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4th. Annual International Conference on Library and Information Science, org. Athens Institute for Education and Research, Atenas, Grécia.

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Global access to regional and local Information: Portuguese Municipal Archives on Facebook

  1. 1. Global access to regional and local information Portuguese municipal archives on Facebook Ana Margarida Dias da Silva University of Coimbra, Portugal margaridadiasdasilva@gmail.com Luísa Alvim University of Évora, CIDEHUS, Portugal mluisa.alvim@gmail.com 4th Annual International Conference on Library and Information Science 24-27 July 2017, Athens, Greece 1
  2. 2. Contents @Municipal Archives @Methodology @Results/discussion @Conclusions 2
  3. 3. In Portugal the municipal archives are services of the municipal councils whose functions are the management of information produced and received in the scope of activities, the conservation and the preservation of information, and the incorporation and safeguarding of extinct archives of diverse origin, promoting their communication and diffusion. @Municipal Archives 3
  4. 4. Portuguese municipal archives with Facebook pages (September 2016) Arquivo Municipal Arcos de Valdevez Arquivo Municipal Mogadouro Arquivo Municipal Guimarães Arquivo Municipal Monção Arquivo Municipal Lisboa Arquivo Municipal Oliveira de Azeméis Arquivo Municipal Loulé Arquivo Municipal Ponte de Lima Arquivo Municipal Loures Arquivo Municipal Torres Novas Arquivo Municipal Mangualde Arquivo Histórico Municipal Valongo Arquivo Municipal Melgaço Arquivo Municipal Vila Real @ Methodology 14 municipal archives 4
  5. 5. Content Analysis Model / Facebook Categories Indicators 1 Likes on the Facebook page / September 2016 Nº 2 Publications / 20 months Nº 3 Identification of subjects of publications AG - Generalist issues (do not address local history issues). ALDA - the availability of documents for the study of local history. ALOD - providing links to digital objects in the archive. ALA - subjects related to the file of each municipality. It includes cultural activities and themes and conferences linked to archival professionals. ALH - subjects are those of historical, cultural, gastronomic, artistic and local personalities. ALSE - educational services. 4 Comments in the publications Nº 5
  6. 6. @Results/discussion Number of likes on the Facebook pages / Sep. 2016 14 municipal archives 6
  7. 7. 1.166 Likes Municipal Archive of Lisboa (the capital and largest city of Portugal) 5.508 Likes Municipal Archive of Valongo (small town) 7
  8. 8. Number of publications on Facebook (20 months) 14 municipal archives 8
  9. 9. AG - Generalist issues (do not address local history issues). ALDA - the availability of documents for the study of local history. ALOD - providing links to digital objects in the archive. ALA - subjects related to the file of each municipality. It includes cultural activities and themes and conferences linked to archival professionals. ALH - subjects are those of historical, cultural, gastronomic, artistic and local personalities. ALSE - educational services. Number of subject mentions in publications on Facebook (20 months) 14 municipal archives 9
  10. 10. Number of comments of the publications (20 months) 14 municipal archives 10
  11. 11. @Conclusions 11
  12. 12. @Conclusions The Archives are living memories of the community 12
  13. 13. Thank you Luísa Alvim mluisa.alvim@gmail.com facebook.com/luisa.alvim twitter.com/Luisa_Alvim 13 UID / HIS project / 00057 - POCI-01-0145-FEDER-007702

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