Committee announces newly Accredited Archive Services

The Accredited Archive Service logo.The UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee is pleased to announce that the following archive services were awarded accredited status following a recent Accreditation Panel:

  • Archifau Ynys Môn/Anglesey Archives
  • Berkshire Record Office
  • London Borough of Croydon Archives
  • History of Advertising Trust
  • Hull History Centre
  • Plymouth and West Devon Record Office
  • Royal College of Nursing Library and Archive Service
  • Devon Archives and Local Studies Service
  • Somerset Archives and Local Studies Service
  • Wiltshire and Swindon Archives

The Committee is also pleased to confirm that seven archive services have retained Archive Service Accreditation following post-award review of their accredited status as requested by the Archive Service Accreditation Panel.

  • Cumbria Archives
  • Media Archive of Central England
  • Network Rail Corporate Archive
  • Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service
  • Tyne and Wear Archives
  • Exeter Cathedral Library and Archives
  • Institute of Education, London University

This is the first cohort of accredited archive services to undergo the review of their accredited status.

Accredited archive services provide a high level of service to their users, preserve their collections in line with national standards and are robust, sustainable services which plan and deliver ongoing improvement.

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