E.M. Myagkova, All-Russian Scientific and Research Institute for Records and Archives Management (VNIIDAD)
Personal Archives: Historical Stages, Practical Experience, Brief Historiography of the Problem

Abstract: This paper aims to highlight how philosophical question, in particular those concerning the role of personality in history, methodological principle and organizational system of archival service in Russia have led to significant changes in the ways in which personal and family archives are managed.

Keywords: archival science, family archives, personal archives, personal records management.