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Associate Professor at Perm State University, Russia, with 15 years of experience in the Digital Humanities field, with a focus on Digital History, Digital Heritage and Virtual Museology.


2009, PhD in Hitory

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Books and book chapters:

  1. Povroznik N. (2019) Modern trends for digital historical and cultural heritage infrastructure development. In “Humanitarian research and the digital environment: Research and practice”. Eds. Zhabko E. D. St.-Petersburg, 2019, pp. 38-53;

  2. Povroznik N. (2018) Virtual exhibition of the ancient collection of the Museum of History of Perm University: Creation and use. In “Digital projects in modern information environment: theory and practice”. Ed. Zhabko E. D. Moscow, 2018, pp. 120-136;

  3. Povroznik N.G. (2017) Information and Analytical Technologies of State and Municipal Management. Perm State University publishing house, Perm, 2017. 164 pages.

Selected journal articles and published conference papers

  1. Povroznik N. (2020) XML-based Analysis of Early 20th-Century Russian State Duma Verbatims (Analyse des verbatims de la Douma d’État russe du début du xxe siècle grâce au XML) In : Revue de l’Institut des langues et cultures d’Europe, Amérique, Afrique, Asie et Australie, 2020, vol. 39. URL:

  2. Povroznik N., Ismakaeva I. (2019) Discussions in the provincial zemstvos in the reflection of text maps: From visualization to analysis. In: Herald of Perm University, series «History». Vol. 3 (46), pp. 146-158;

  3. Povroznik N. (2019) Documentation of Digital Heritage Information Resources: Expanding Access for Research and Education. In the Proceedings of the conference DH2019, 9-12 July 2019. Utrecht, Netherlands. URL:;

  4. Povroznik N. (2018) Structural Dynamics of the Indexes to the Verbatim Records of the State Duma at the Beginning of the 20th Century: Analysis of the Historical Corpus Based on XML Markup // Historical Information Science. Vol. 4. Pp. 73-83. DOI: 10.7256/2585-7797.2018.4.28053 (in Russian);

  5. Povroznik N. (2018) Towards a Global Infrastructure for Digital Cultural Heritage // Digital Heritage. Progress in Cultural Heritage: Documentation, Preservation, and Protection: 7th International Conference, EuroMed 2018, Nicosia, Cyprus, October 29 – November 3, 2018, Proceedings, Part I. Pp. 607-615. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-01762-0_53 (in English)

  6. P. Arthur, M. van Faassen, R. Hoekstra, N. Povroznik, L. Hearn, N. Peters (2018) Migration Experiences: Acknowledging the Past, and Sustaining the Present and Future // Digital Heritage. Progress in Cultural Heritage: Documentation, Preservation, and Protection: 7th International Conference, EuroMed 2018, Nicosia, Cyprus, October 29 – November 3, 2018, Proceedings, Part II. Pp. 224-234. DOI:  10.1007/978-3-030-01765-1_25 (in English);

  7. Povroznik N. (2018) Virtual Museums and Cultural Heritage: Challenges and Solutions // Proceedings of the Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries 3rd Conference Helsinki, Finland, March 7-9, 2018, pp. 394-402 (in English);

  8. Povroznik N. (2018) 3D models of Ancient Greek Collection of the Perm University History Museum: Creation and Use // Digital Cultural Heritage. M. Ioannides (Ed.): ITN-DCH 2017. LNCS 10605. Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature, 2018, pp. 144–154 (in English);

  9. Kornienko S., Povroznik N., Ehlakova A. (2017) Socio-cultural characteristics of the deputies of the first triennum of provincial Zemstvo meetings in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Perm // Vlast. No. 12 (vol 25) 2017, pp. 130-136 (in Russian);

  10. Povroznik N.G., Smetanin A.V. (2017) Social network analysis of the deputies of provincial zemstvo meetings: to the formulation of the problem / / Proceedings of the Conference “Digital Humanities: resources, methods, research” 16-18May, 2017, Perm, Russia 2017. Vol. 1, pp.140-143 (in Russian);

  11. Povroznik N.G. (2017) Indexes to the verbatim records of the State Duma meetings of the early twentieth century: An Analysis of the change in the source structure based on XML markup // Proceedings of the Conference “Digital Humanities: resources, methods, research” 16-18May, 2017, Perm, Russia 2017. Vol. 1, pp. 137-140 (in Russian);

  12. Povroznik N.G., Shmoller E. (2017) Material culture of Islam in the post-Soviet space: Opportunities of studying on the basis of resources of virtual museums // Proceedings of the Conference “Digital Humanities: resources, methods, research” 16-18May, 2017, Perm, Russia 2017. Vol. 2, pp.196-199 (in Russian);

  13. Kornienko S.I., Povroznik N.G. (2016) Possibilities of using XML for studying the Stenographic reports of the State Duma in the Russian Empire of the early 20th century // El’Manuscript-2016: Rasytinis palikimas ir informacines technologijos. VI tarptautine moksline konferencija Pranesimai ir tezes, Vilnius, 2016 m. rugpjucio 22-28 d, pp. 95-99 (in Russian);

  14. Gagarina D.A., Kornienko S.I., Povroznik N.G. (2016) Information systems in the digital environment of historical science // Electronic scientific and educational journal “History”. 2016. No. 7 (51) (in Russian);

  15. Kornienko S.I., Povroznik N.G., Gagarina D.A., Harisova A.R. University and Library: Cooperation in the field of conservation and study of provincial periodicals // The Role of Libraries in the Information Support of Historical Science. Eds. Chubaryan А.О., Firsov V.R.. Moscow, 2016, pp. 500-515 (in Russian);

  16. Povroznik N. Typology of Virtual Museums and their Potential for Providing Information for Historical Sciences // The Proceedings of International Conference “Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts, EVA-2016”, St. Petersburg, June 23rd–24th, 2016, pp. 61-65 (in English);

  17. Povroznik N.G., Tararukhina E.S. Creation of historical virtual museum of Perm University // Museums of universities of the Eurasian Association and their role in the preservation of cultural heritage: Proceedings of the II International Scientific and Methodical Conference, Tomsk, 25-29 September, 2016, pp. 144-151 (in Russian).

Blog Posts


    1.  The web history of society and social institutions. New course for Master Program, supported by Vladimir Potanin Foundation (2020-2021);

    2. Digital History of Virtual Museumssupported by the Center for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg (May – November 2019);

    3. Virtual Multimodal Museum (VIMM), funded under the EU Horizon 2020 programme (CULT-COOP-8-2016). Expert in the section TA1 (profile), participate in the working group 1.1 “What is a Virtual Museum”, discuss the problems of virtual museums’ phenomenon and typology as well;

    4. Socio-cultural characteristics and patterns of behavior of the provincial Zemstvo deputies (the cases the Moscow, St. Petersburg and Perm Zemstvos in the second half of the XIX century) (supported by Russian Fund for Basic Research, grant № 17-06-00470, 2017-2019);

    5. Formation of the parliamentary sub-elite in Late Imperial Russia (supported by Russian Fund for Basic Research, grant № 16-06-00569, 2016-2018);

    6. History-oriented information systems: Methodological, theoretical and applied problems of creation and use (supported by Russian Fund for Basic Research, grant № 13-06-00655, 2013-2015);

    7. The Newspaper “Perm Provincial Vedomosti” in 1838-1844: Problems of source study and preservation of the historical and cultural textual heritage (supported by Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, grant № 08-01-82101 a/U, 2008-2009);

    8. Journals of Zemstvo Assemblies as a source of studying the history of local self-government in Russia (second half of XIX — beginning of XX century). The Information system (supported by Russian Fund for Basic Research, grant № 04-07-90283-v, 2004-2006).

    Upcoming Talks and Conferences

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