Arquivos e investigação histórica: relato dos estudos e intervenções realizadas no Arquivo Histórico do Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia

Translated title of the contribution: Archives and historical research: report on the investigation and intervention carried out in the Historical Archive of the National Laboratory of Energy and Geology’

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This paper focuses on the outcomes of two Research Projects of History of Science funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT-MCTES), which were developed in the Historical Archive of LNEG (National Laboratory of Energy and Geology), encompassing research on the history of geology and the cataloguing, preventive conservation and digitization of manuscripts and maps. The aim is to draw attention, and contribute to the preservation of this important
nineteenth- and twentieth-century geological archive whose relevance is both national and international.
Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)1-10
JournalComunicações Geológicas
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2017



  • Arquivo Histórico do LNEG
  • Século XIX
  • Comissão Geológica do Reino
  • Cartas Geológicas
  • Manuscritos
  • Digitalização
  • LNEG Historical Archive
  • nineteenth-century
  • Geological Survey of Portugal
  • Geological Maps
  • Manuscripts
  • Cataloguing
  • Digitization

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