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2019-11-28 International Symposium on the Great East Japan Earthquake Archive FY 2019: "Facilities and archives commemorating the disaster" will be held at Tohoku University on January 11, 2020.

The National Diet Library (NDL) and the International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS) of Tohoku University will hold the International Symposium on the Great East Japan Earthquake Archive. Ms. Marlene Sue Murray, executive director of the Pacific Tsunami Museum in Hawaii, will be invited as a special speaker to introduce the efforts of the museum as an example of an overseas earthquake disaster facility. Next, we will report on the current situation of earthquake archives and earthquake disaster facilities throughout Japan. Finally, we will discuss how earthquake archives and earthquake disaster facilities can build relationships to increase their utilization.

For details, please see the Events page on the National Diet Library Great East Japan Earthquake Archive (HINAGIKU) .

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