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Media owner, publisher, responsible for content and editorial office, service provider:

Austrian Academy of Sciences
Corporate body organized under public law (BGBl 569/1921 idF BGBl I 130/2003)
Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities (ACDH)
Dr. Ignaz Seipel-Platz 2, 1010 Vienna, Austria

Nature and purpose of the business:

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OEAW) has the legal duty to support the sciences and humanities in every respect. As a learned society, the OEAW fosters discourse and cooperation between science and society, politics and economy.
The Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities (ACDH) is an OEAW institute founded with the goal to support digital methods in arts and humanities disciplines. The ACDH supports digital research in manifold ways. A Resource Centre for the HumanitiEs (ARCHE) is one of the central services of the ACDH.

Signing power:

President: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Anton Zeilinger
Vice president: Univ.-Doz. Dr. phil. Michael Alram
Class presidents: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Brigitte Mazohl, Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Georg Brasseur
Supervisory body: Academy council.
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Main aim:

ARCHE offers stable hosting of and access to digital research data for the Austrian humanities community. ARCHE welcomes data from all humanities fields including modern languages, classical languages, linguistics, literature, history, jurisprudence, philosophy, archaeology, comparative religion, ethics, criticism and theory of the arts.


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