Research Infrastructure

Links to other research infrastructures

The Giellagas Institute is located on the national and international field of Saami studies. Therefore the Saami Culture Archive can provide material to the whole research field. In Finland Saami studies are hosted in University of Helsinki, University of Oulu and University of Lapland.

The main project collaborators in the Saami area are:

As a sound archive the object is to achieve a position compared to other professional sound archives, such as Finnish Literature Society and the Institute for the Languages of Finland and the Cultural Archives of the University of Turku.

International co-operation has been established with several institutions in Norway and Sweden, such as

The Saami Culture Archive has joined the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) and the Finnish Language Resource Consortium (FIN-CLARIN).


Last updated: 9.9.2015