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About this site

The International Centre for the History of Universities and Science (CIS) is a research unit of the Department of Philosophy, University of Bologna.

The aims
of CIS are:

To promote research in the history of science and technology, and of institutions of higher learning.

To encourage comparative studies in these fields through seminars, conferences, publications, and the international exchange of information.

To allow historians from different countries to carry out research and advanced teaching at the University of Bologna.