Subdirección General de los Archivos Estatales

The mission of the General Sub-directorate of the Spanish State Archives in the Ministry of Culture and Sports is to conserve, protect and disseminate the Spanish documentary heritage, transmitting the collective memory to the future, promoting the management of electronic documents and creating technologies and cultural contents of quality. The General Sub-Directorate initated this project to strengthen cooperation ties with other European archival institutions and therewith tackle some of the key new challenges faced by the digitized archives in Europe.