Which topics are important to us? What goals do we want to achieve? In our daily work, we are concerned with the current debates on racism, antisemitism as well as human rights, and develop new ideas for the documentation and archiving of Nazi crimes. Here, we offer background information on our projects and inform you about our thoughts on current topics.

Open Online Archive

The Arolsen Archives provide an online archive with documents about millions of victims of Nazi persecution. Many experts appreciate this, but some also express concerns. It’s about balancing privacy and the right to knowledge.

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A mammoth project

An interview with Michael Hoffmann, head of the Processes and Quality Management department, about the importance of technical aids and computer-based processes for text recognition and categorization for full indexing by the year 2025.

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