Государственный архив новейшей истории Белгородской области (ОГКУ "ГАНИБО")

  • State Archives of Contemporary History of Belgorod Oblast (OGKU "GANIBO")
  • Gosudarstvennyi Archiv Noveyshey Istorii Belgorodskoy Oblasti


ul. Shershneva 1b
Belgorod oblast


7 (4722) 346-346


7 (4722) 26-39-11


History of the Archive began in 1954 when the Belgorod Oblast Party Archive was created. In the years 1960-1965 archive had obtained Communist Party documents from Kursk and Voronezh Party Archives from the years 1918-1953 and became one party archive of the newly established Belgorod Oblast.

In the 1991 Archive was reorganized into the Center of the Documentation of Contemporary History of the Belgorod Oblast. In 2010 Archive was again reorganized and from that time it holds its current name State Archives of Contemporary History of Belgorod Oblast (OGKU "GANIBO").

Geographical and Cultural Context

Archive holds documents relating to the history of the Belgorod Oblast from 1918 until today.

Mandates/Sources of Authority

Archive operates on the basis of Decree of the Belgorod Oblast Property and Land Department from 21 December 2011, № 428-p and Decree on the Archival Activities in Belgorod Oblast from 23 December 2011, № 13.

These documents are available online at: http://ganibo.ru/ustav

Administrative Structure

Archive is divided into 4 departments:

  • Acquisition and Securing of the Archival Documents

  • Usage and Publication of the Documents

  • Organization and Inquiries

  • Economical

Archival and Other Holdings

For the 1 January 2012 Archive was holding 2396 record groups and 417.903 archival folders, with documents from the years 1918-2011, among them 10.097 folders of photo documentation .

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

Full Finding Aid to the resources of this and other regional archives ( СПРАВОЧНИК о местах хранения документов по личному составу в архивных учреждениях Белгородской области, Белгород 2008 г., ed. Л.Б. Хромых, И.В. Александрова, Д.С. Андросов, И.А. Матвейцева, С.В. Панкова) is available online and can be downloaded in the Word (doc.) format at:


Opening Times

Archive is opened from Monday until Thursday 9.30 am to 5.30 pm, Friday 9.30 am to 1 pm.


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