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Archive services achieve accreditation for a second time

The UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee are pleased to announce that Lancashire Archives and London Metropolitan Archives have been awarded accredited...

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Newly accredited archive services announced

The UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee is pleased to announce that the University of Manchester Library was awarded Archive Service Accreditation...

Tags: archive sector, archive service accreditation, Unilever Archives and Records Management, University of Manchester Library

New digital preservation training for archives

Today we are launching Novice to Know-How, our free online digital preservation training for archive professionals. Part of our ‘Plugged In Powered Up’...

Tags: archive sector, digital preservation, Digital Preservation Coalition, Novice to Know-How, plugged in powered up

A Year in Archives 2019 launched

We are pleased to announce that A Year in Archives 2019 is now available online. The publication brings together stories from organisations across the...

Tags: A Year in Archives 2019, archive sector, Archives Unlocked, historical manuscripts commission, jeff james

New digital strategy ‘Plugged In, Powered Up’ launched

Today we are pleased to announce our new digital capacity building strategy, ‘Plugged In, Powered Up’, which will support the archives sector meet...

Tags: archive sector, digital preservation, digital strategy, Jisc

Funding awarded under Government programme

Funding totalling £660,000 has been distributed to 43 places of deposit across England and Wales under the Government’s New Burdens programme. The...

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Collaborate and Innovate archive fund launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new funding programme for the archive sector titled Collaborate and Innovate. The programme will empower...

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New planning guidance for archives and libraries

Today we have published guidance with Arts Council England on public libraries and archives advocating within local authority planning. The guide is designed...

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Newly accredited archive services

The Archive Service Accreditation Committee, responsible for the award of Accreditation, is pleased to announce that the following archive services have...

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Allocation of papers accepted in lieu of tax

Part of the archive of the Northamptonshire estates of the Dukes of Grafton has been accepted in lieu of tax by the government. Notable material includes...

Tags: archive sector, archives, Northamptonshire

Workforce development for the archive sector

The National Archives has today launched a workforce development strategy for the archive sector. Independent research consultancy Pye Tait was commissioned...

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Allocation of papers accepted in lieu of tax

The archive of the Walpole family, Barons Walpole of Wolterton, formerly Earls of Orford, has been accepted in lieu of tax by the government. Notable...

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