Georgian National Committee of the Blue Shield was established by the representatives of Georgian Library Association – member of IFLA, ICOM Georgia, ICOMOS Georgia and National Archives of Georgia – member of ICA.
ICOM (International Council of Museums) is an international organization of museums and museum professionals which is committed to the conservation, continuation and communication to society of the world’s natural and cultural heritage, present and future, tangible and intangible.
ICOMOS Georgian National Committee (ICOMOS Georgia) was founded in 1993 as a National Committee of International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS). It was approved by the ICOMOS 10 th General Assembly in Sri Lanka and is registered at the ICOMOS International Secretariat in Paris.
Is a non-profit union, whose activities are based on following main principles:
Georgian libraries possess treasuries of Georgian culture, education,information, and knowledge, which is needed each of us, our country and itscitizens.
The National Archives serve the political, economic, scientific and cultural interests of the country and as an ancestors’ documentary heritage is the essential trapping of the authority.
“Archive” is a Latin word. First it is met in the 2nd century B.C. and meant the place where the state acts were stored.