The application of CDS-ISIS for Windows and GenISIS DB Publishing in the Project – Historical Records Organization of the State of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Federal Court of Justice, as part of a Institutional Memory Preservation Program. These records are one of the oldest Brazilian judiciary records. The documents are judiciary processes conducted by important judges and lawyers of the Brazilian Law history and documents, as maps, images, photos of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during the final decades of the 19th century. The project began in 2004, under an agreement assigned in 2003, between Federal Court of Justice of the State of Rio de Janeiro and the UFF - Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói (Brazil), and is executed and coord
inated by the UFF / Núcleo de Documentação. The project intend to organize the records by an extended plan of preventive conservation of the documents, Information identification and description and Information retrieval through the Web to give open access for researchers and the society.