The Swiss Federal Archives offer tools and aids to assist you with digital archiving.

Package Handler

At the Swiss Federal Archives (SFA), digital documents are archived as information packages. With the Package Handler, the tool developed by the SFA, these digital packages can be viewed, created, edited and validated.

Archiving of Databases: SIARD Suite

Information about how the SIARD Suite digital database archiving software works and how to order it.

Last modification 02.03.2020

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