This blog post reports on the London Region Archives & Records Association (ARA) meeting on Wednesday 19th November at the UCL Institute of Education. On Wednesday of last week I had the pleasure of attending my first ARA meeting! As well as the meeting, they had three guest speakers come to give talks on the … Continue reading ‘I Never Thought I’d Archive That!’
The subject of what constitutes a record was the topic of discussion during last week's seminar for the Concepts and Contexts module at uni. It was such a thought-provoking theme that it warrants its own blog post. We discussed as a group what we thought made a record, and we were all asked to bring … Continue reading What is a record?
As well as being a student of Archives & Records Management, I'm also helping to create an initial spreadsheet-based catalogue for the Transatlantic Super-Region of the Teams of Our Lady. Teams of Our Lady is a Christian organisation for married couples that my parents have been heavily involved in for the last 23 (ish) years. … Continue reading A day in the office with Teams of Our Lady…
It's finally time! After four years of planning, working, and studying, I've finally arrived where I want to be: at University College London studying for my MA in Archives and Records Management! Induction week absolute FLEW by, and now the first week of term has already been and gone! For once, I am actually really pleased with … Continue reading Becoming a student of Archives and Records Management