Our digital cataloguing practices

The disruptive impact of digitised and born-digital records has shaken ways of working as well as ways of interpreting the International Standard for Archival Description ISAD(G).

We are sharing a position paper which outlines the evolution and current state of cataloguing practices for digital records at The National Archives. Both technology and archival practice will continue to evolve as we tackle our biggest challenge to become a digital archive by instinct and design.

Read our paper, Digital Cataloguing Practices at The National Archives

Find out more about our Digital Strategy for 2017-19.