State Archive in Šibeniku Presentation by Petra Bilan & Andrija Jelić-Radaković
Our teacher took us and our classmates to see the National Archive in Šibenik. The half of class went, the rest of them couldn't go because they are passengers, so they couldn’t make it because of their bus rides. At 6.00 p.m we started out little 'journey‘ in The Night of Museums…
We never thought it would be like that. We got rid of one prejudices. The National Archive is a building in Mandalina, a small surburb of our city Šibenik. We went with a bus that was full of people from Šibenik who wanted to see National Archive, that is one of the most appreciated archives in Croatia.
We had a lot of fun and we made some new friendships, especially with older people… We never thought it would be like that. We got rid of one prejudices… Older people know how to have fun.
When we got there we thought that the Archive would be some kind of a museum… … pictures of old books, archives and files…
It was a building that had five rooms and two hallways…
In one of the rooms we were shown a presentation and slideshows with pictures…
Archivist is a person employed in the archives, a professional who assesses, collects, manages, preserves, controls and allows the use of documents and other records of permanent value. The information can be stored in any format (photo, video or audio clip, letters, documents, electronic records, etc.).
Documents When documents in a civil or administrative institutions are no longer needed for daily operations, archivists decide which of them are permanent, historical, informational and cultural value, and then submit the documents to the archives where being organized in order to protect them and facilitate their further use.
Challenges for archivists Evaluation document can be a challenge for archivists, he must choose material whose value justifies the cost of warehousing and storage costs and the labor-intensive process, description and reference services. The main characteristic of the identity of the archivist is its function to protect the memory of a nation and preserve archives as part of the cultural heritage.
Archivist ??? CalligraphyDecoratorFashion-designer Graphic artist LawyerPilotPoliticianProfessorScribeSecretaryShop-assistant THINK ABOUT OTHER OCCUPATIONS…
Which occupations from the list would you like to do the most and why? Which occupations from the list would you like to do the least and why? Which occupation from the list is the most suitable for boys/ girls? Explain why. Which occupation from the list is the least suitable for boys/ girls? Explain why. Try to describe each occupation. Choose appropriate adjective from the next list …