The new Archive Service Accreditation scheme has provoked a flurry of queries from the archive sector. Our expert Archives Agony Aunt is on hand to answer your concerns.
My service is really excited about accreditation, and we want to get started. But weâ€™re going through a major service change, with a number of options on the table and nothing decided yet. Itâ€™s going to take years to sort out. When can we think about applying â€“ or do we just wait indefinitely?
GH, Blogshire Record Office
Iâ€™m glad to hear youâ€™re enthusiastic! There are areas you really can start working on for accreditation, which should support the service changes you are considering too. Continue reading »