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Moderna arhivistika

Journal of Archival Theory and Practice

ISSN 2591-0884

Published issues

Regional Archives Maribor

Financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia and sponsors

Publication and aim
Journal began with publication in 2018 and continues the tradition of publishing peer-reviewed scientific and professional articles from the fields of archival science, documentology, records management and other sciences, connected to the problems of records and archival documents in archives, museums, libraries and galleries. Novelties from the field of theoretical bases of archival science and documentology, professional processes, research, standards, guidelines, best practices, projects and programmes are presented.

Publication predecessors
With the current title, the proceedings have been published since 2002. Between 1978 and 1983 the title was Arhivi and between 1983 and 2002 Sodobni arhivi.

From 2003 to 2017 proceedings of the international conference Technical and Filed related Problems of Traditional and Electronic Archiving have been published. Conference proceedings website

Chief and responsible editor
Ivan Fras, director

Pokrajinski arhiv Maribor, Glavni trg 7, SI-2000 Maribor
Phone: +386 2 228 50 17; fax: + 386 2 252 23 86

Nina Gostenčnik, M. Sc.

Editorial board

  • Thomas Aigner, Ph. D., Diözesanarchiv St. Pőlten, Austria
  • Borut Batagelj, Ph. D., Historical Archives Celje, Slovenia
  • Bojan Cvelfar, Ph. D., Archives of the Republic of Slovenia, Slovenia
  • Nada Čibej, M. Sc., Regional Archives Koper, Slovenia
  • Ivan Fras, Regional Archives Maribor, Slovenia
  • Nina Gostenčnik, M. Sc., Regional Archives Maribor, Slovenia
  • Joachim Kemper, Ph. D., Institut für Stadtgeschichte Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Leopold Mikec Avberšek, Regional Archives Maribor, Slovenia
  • Miroslav Novak, Ph. D., Regional Archives Maribor, Slovenia
  • Rik Opsommer, Ph. D., Stadsarchief Ieper - Universiteit Gent, Belgium
  • Darko Rubčić, State Archives in Zagreb,Croatia
  • Izet Šabotić, Ph. D., Faculty of Arts Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Boštjan Zajšek, M- Sc., Regional Archives Maribor, Slovenia

Proof reading
Boštjan Zajšek, M. Sc. (Slovene, German), Nina Gostenčnik, M.Sc. (English)

Boštjan Zajšek, M. Sc. (Slovene), Nina Gostenčnik, M. Sc. (Slovene, English), Lučka Mlinarič (Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian)

Technical editor
Nina Gostenčnik, M. Sc.

Design and typesetting
Nina Gostenčnik, M. Sc.

Review policy
All articles for publication in the conference proceedings are peer-reviewed. A positive review is needed for publication. The review process is anonymous - reviewers receive articles without the authors' names and the authors receive reviewers' remarks without the reviewers' names.

The publication offers free open access to whole texts of the published articles. ©Pokrajinski arhiv Maribor
All articles are published free of charge.

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Guidelines for authors

Peer Review Guidelines