This is Explore Your Archives week and today we have a fantastic occasion to celebrate. At the most recent Archive Service Accreditation Panel, 18 new archive services were confirmed as achieving accredited status. We have now reached a major milestone for the programme, with over 100 Accredited Archive Services across the UK.
Since Cumbria Archive Service became the first ever Accredited Archive Service in 2013, a huge range of archive services have achieved accreditation – based in local authorities, healthcare bodies, universities, museums, businesses and professional organisations, as well as national institutions. Continue reading »