E-RIHS is a research infrastructure for the development of research in cultural and natural heritage, in aspects including its interpretation, conservation, documentation and management.

E-RIHS ( is organized as a distributed infrastructure, with a Central Hub (in Florence, Italy) and National Nodes. It will provide tools and advanced services, developed by transdisciplinary research teams, to scientific users working in the advancement of knowledge on heritage and innovative strategies for its conservation. By means of concerted procedures between participants, E-RIHS will provided integrated access to the most advanced analytical technologies and scientific archives through its four platforms: FIXLAB, MOLAB, ARCHLAB and DIGILAB.

On the other hand, National hubs reinforce the commitment if the E-RIHS community to create and enlarge a pan-European research infrastructure. At this moment, the Spanish hub is formed by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), as coordinator, the National Research Centre on Human Evolution (CENIEH), and the Cultural Heritage Institute of Spain of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport (IPCE-MCD).


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