Karapetyants I.V., director of the Institute of International Transport Communications, Russian University of Transport.
Archives and Archival Preservation of Scientific and Technical Documentation in Foreign Countries

Abstract: The foreign practices of standardization and preservation of scientific and technical documentation both in state (national) and organizations archives are analyzed; the analogy to the domestic archival theory and practices in the field of scientific and technical documentation is given.

Keywords: business archives, centers of technological heritage, international standardization of technical documentation, scientific and technical documentation, scientific archival documents, scientific archives.