Centre for local history

Old photo in black and white at a group of people.

Centre for local history is a working unit within the area of history at Linköping University.

The Centre for Local History was established in March 1988 and is, what is termed, a working unit within Linköping University. The aim of the Centre is to support and develop research on local history and education by bringing about co-operation between professional researchers, instructors, school, teachers and the general public. The Centre for Local History is also building up a historic database with computerized parish records which is used in several research projects at the univeristy.