Государственный архив Белгородской области
- State Archive of Belgorod Oblast
- Gosudarstvennyi arkhiv Belgorodskoy oblasti
State Archive of Belgorod Oblast was established in 1954 together with the Belgorod Oblast itself. It started to collect archival documents only in 1966 when it had obtained building suitable for its activity. Then it had received material referring to the Belgorod Oblast from the Voronezh and Kursk archives were it was stored. In 1995 archive had obtained new building where it exists until today.
Geographical and Cultural Context
Archive holds collection of the documents referring to the history of the Belgorod region from 1710 until the present day.
Mandates/Sources of Authority
Archive is operating on the basis of the Law of the Russian Federation №125-FЗ "Оn Archival Activity in the Russian Federation" and its individual charter.
Federal Law №125-FЗ is available online:
Charter of the archive is available online:
Archive is divided into 5 departments:
Completion, Private and Industrial Archives
Usage of the archival documents
Securing and Registration of the Archival Documents
Scientific Reference Apparatus
Information Technologies and Microfilms
Archival and Other Holdings
Archive holds 2131 research groups, 600 000 archival folders from the period 1710-2008. In addition it had 14284 archival folders of the photo documents.
Archive is opened: Monday - Thursday 9 am - 6 pm, Friday: 9 am - 4.45 pm.