At this point, please forgive me, as I completely neglected to take notes in all but one of the talks that I attended. However, I found this particular talk so interesting (and potentially very useful for an upcoming project), that I would like to dedicate this short blog post to that one talk in the … Continue reading The 2017 ARA Conference: Day 3
Day 2: a keynote speech, the Archives & Records stream, and the ARA The keynote speech for Day 2 of the 2017 Archives & Records Association Conference was delivered by Elizabeth Denham, the UK Information Commissioner. He role balances the access to information, and the protection of privacy. A tough balancing act. Denham set out her … Continue reading The 2017 ARA Conference: Day 2
'Challenge the past, set the agenda' This year's Archives & Records Association conference was hosted in Manchester, at the Deansgate Hilton Hotel - snazzy! The conference had different strands for Archives and Records, Conservation, and Digital, and delegates could chose to attend a range of presentations, talks and workshops from across the strands. There was … Continue reading The 2017 ARA Conference: Day 1
Over the following academic year, I have three core modules and one optional module left to complete. The Creation and Capture core module focusses on the creation and capture of records and information within organisations in the course of their business, and records management approaches and techniques that can be applied to information created, received and used by organisations … Continue reading Back to school: what’s coming up!