Case studies

Archives from across the country have shared case studies, which illustrate best practice and demonstrate how they are working to develop more effective and efficient services.

The case studies are arranged by themes that reflect the priorities of Archives for the 21st Century.


Case studies here have been divided between digital preservation and digital access and engagement.


Promoting learning in local and community archives and using collections creatively to educate.

Commissioning for archive services

Find out how these archives developed relationships with commissioners in their local area.


How archive services are working in partnerships with other organisations.