Managing Institutional Archives: Foundational Principles And Practices Richard J. Cox

ISBN: 9780313272516

Published: May 30th 1992

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Managing Institutional Archives: Foundational Principles And Practices  by  Richard J. Cox

Managing Institutional Archives: Foundational Principles And Practices by Richard J. Cox
May 30th 1992 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | | ISBN: 9780313272516 | 9.61 Mb

This volume is intended to aid both those organizations considering the establishment of an institutional archives and those practicing archivists needing materials to assist them in evaluating their programs and planning for their development. The authors theme is that archival programs found in corporate, educational, cultural, and religious institutions are necessary both to the organizations themselves and their efficient functioning and to societys concern for preserving its documentary heritage.Managing Institutional Archives covers all aspects of managing an archival program.

There are chapters on appraisal and acquisition- preservation and security- arrangement, description, and reference- internal and external support, fund-raising and grantsmanship- and cooperation. The impact of new information technology on organizations and the implications for their archives are discussed. A detailed examination of three case studies of archives is provided.

The final chapter is a description of sources for additional assistance in managing institutional archives. Managing Institutional Archives will be useful to archival specialists, administrators, educators, and others needing guidance about the elements of managing archives. Its contents is based on a wide-reading of archival theory and practice and nearly two decades of archival experience by the author.



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