Memory of the world collections at the National Library of Sweden

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Memory of the world - documentary heritage collections at the National Library of Sweden


To ensure that the global documentary heritage is preserved and made available UNESCO has formed the Memory of the World-programme.
At the National Library we have the honor to hold two of these heritage-collections:


Astrid Lindgren Archives

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The archive deposited at the National Library is the first Swedish collection to be made part of the UNESCO Memory of the World Register in 2005.
The archival description you can find here in Arken.


Dag Hammarskjöld Collection

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The collection which was bequeathed to the National Library of Sweden by Dag Hammarskjöld was made part of the UNESCO Memory of the World Register in 2017.
The archival description you can find here in Arken.

Read more about the Dag Hammarskjöld collection on NLS's webbsite. (In Swedish only)


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