Conservation at Tyne and Wear Archives

In this section we provide information on how to manage, care for and develop records and collections so that they are accessible and relevant to current and future researchers.

While archives are often associated with parchment and paper, as organisational records change, more emphasis will be on digital preservation. This highlights the ongoing importance of the relationship between archives and records managers.

The guidance below - an introduction to archives for non archivists - is a useful starting point, introducing storage and preservation, and cataloguing.

Archive principles and practice: an introduction to archives for non archivists (PDF, 0.29Mb)

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