Documenting and Archiving Big Science


Welcome to a BISS workshop on information management at large research facilities organized by The National Archives of Sweden and Big Science and Society at Lund University. BISS - Big Science and Society is one of Lund University’s six thematic collaboration initiatives and works to identify and solve societal challenges in the establishment of large-scale international scientific activities, such as ESS and MAX IV in Lund.

09.30 Coffee

10.00 Welcome

10.15 Archiving at ESS 

Mattias Skafar, European Spallation Source (ESS) 

11.15 Mapping research Ecosystems at materials Science Facilities

Robert P. Crease, Stony Brook University, New York

12.15 Lunch

13.00 Archives in international organizations

Raivo Ruusalepp, National Library of Estonia

14.00 Is that really worth saving? – Appraisal of research material at Lund University

Fredrik Tersmeden, Lund University Archives

15.00 Coffee

15.30 Conclusion 

Participation and lunch is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and the seats are limited.

For more information, please contact Thomas Kaiserfeld, or

Göran Kristiansson, 

For sign-up, please contact Lina Rönndahl,

15 June 2018