3. Resources in the Rest of the World
3.2 Cultural Institutions
Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz
This institute for art history in Florence is part of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft. It is dedicated to the study of Italian art, runs several research projects and fellowships, and organizes conferences.
Bibliotheca Hertziana - Max-Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte
This institue founded in 1913, specializes in art history, in particular the period between the 4th and 14th century, the decline of the classical period, 15th - 20th Century, Italian architectural drawings, 'Linementa' a digital databank in architectural drawings, 'ArsRoma' a digital databank for painting in Rome, and various other projects.
Istituto Storico Italo-Germanico in Trento
This institute specializes in researching the historical and social relations between Italy and the German-speaking countries, in particular, the history of politics, the church, cultural institutions, social and legal history, history of science and culture.
Stiftung Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland
The aim of this foundation is to support research in the fields of history, cultural studies, economics and social sciences. Another objective is to further dialogue and understanding between Germany and the countries in which its daughter insitutes are located. These are: