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Resources For Archivists

Welcome to Max Communications’ resources page. Here we collate external content to support those working in the archives sector. Please use the links below to access the relevant material.

Resources For Archivists

Welcome to Max Communications’ resources page. Here we collate external content to support those working in the archives sector. Please use the links below to access the relevant material.

The National Archives

05/11/2020

The National Archives to suspend public reading room service as of November 5th.

The National Archives Offices

The National Archives

05/11/2020

The National Archives to suspend public reading room service as of November 5th.


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The National Archives

23/10/2020

Following an initial Covid-19 impact survey in April, The National Archives is now running a second survey to develop a fuller understanding of the pandemic’s continued effect on the archives sector six months later. The survey is open to both archive services and consultants or freelancers and the closing date is Friday 4 December. Please use the link below to take part.

- Covid-19 Impact Survey

The National Archives Offices

The National Archives

23/10/2020

Following an initial Covid-19 impact survey in April, The National Archives is now running a second survey to develop a fuller understanding of the pandemic’s continued effect on the archives sector six months later. The survey is open to both archive services and consultants or freelancers and the closing date is Friday 4 December. Please use the link below to take part.

- Covid-19 Impact Survey

The National Archives

12/10/2020

As part of a collaboration between Jisc and JSTOR, to make digitised UK special collections more widely available to researchers around the world, Jisc member organisations are invited to contribute digitised archival collections to be hosted and delivered on the JSTOR platform as part of ‘Open Community Collections’. The call for participation in this project is open until the end of November via the ‘Get involved’ page. More information is available on Jisc’s project page for this initiative and the results of a successful pilot scheme can be seen via the Jisc landing page within Open Community Collections.

12/10/2020 - Jisc & JSTOR call for participation: Improving the discovery and impact of UK digitised collections

12/10/2020 - Get Involved

12/10/2020 - Further information

12/10/2020 - Open Community Colections

The National Archives Offices

The National Archives

12/10/2020

As part of a collaboration between Jisc and JSTOR, to make digitised UK special collections more widely available to researchers around the world, Jisc member organisations are invited to contribute digitised archival collections to be hosted and delivered on the JSTOR platform as part of ‘Open Community Collections’. The call for participation in this project is open until the end of November via the ‘Get involved’ page. More information is available on Jisc’s project page for this initiative and the results of a successful pilot scheme can be seen via the Jisc landing page within Open Community Collections.

12/10/2020 - Jisc & JSTOR call for participation: Improving the discovery and impact of UK digitised collections

12/10/2020 - Get Involved

12/10/2020 - Further information

12/10/2020 - Open Community Colections

The Archives and Records Association

12/10/2020

The Archives and Records Association is the lead professional body for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

12/10/2020 - Latest news from the sector

Archive and Records Association

The Archives and Records Association

12/10/2020

The Archives and Records Association is the lead professional body for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

12/10/2020 - Latest news from the sector

Digital Preservation Coalition

05/10/2020

The Digital Preservation Coalition enables its members to deliver resilient long-term access to digital content and services, helping them to derive enduring value from digital assets and raising awareness of the strategic, cultural and technological challenges they face.

05/10/2020 - DPC Grants: Two Fully-Funded Places Available for NEDCC Digital Directions Conference

Digital Preservation Coalition

05/10/2020

The Digital Preservation Coalition enables its members to deliver resilient long-term access to digital content and services, helping them to derive enduring value from digital assets and raising awareness of the strategic, cultural and technological challenges they face.

05/10/2020 - DPC Grants: Two Fully-Funded Places Available for NEDCC Digital Directions Conference

The Arts and Humanities Research Council

05/10/2020

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) was established in April 2005 and is a non-departmental public body that provides approximately £102 million from the government to support research and postgraduate study in the arts and humanities, from languages and law, archaeology and English literature to design and creative and performing arts.

05/10/2020 - The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is inviting applications to the Capability for Collections Fund (CapCo).

05/10/2020 - The Bridging the Digital Gap programme is offering eight paid technical traineeships

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The Arts and Humanities Research Council

05/10/2020

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) was established in April 2005 and is a non-departmental public body that provides approximately £102 million from the government to support research and postgraduate study in the arts and humanities, from languages and law, archaeology and English literature to design and creative and performing arts.

05/10/2020 - The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is inviting applications to the Capability for Collections Fund (CapCo).

05/10/2020 - The Bridging the Digital Gap programme is offering eight paid technical traineeships

The Business Archives Council

15/09/2020

Founded in 1934, The Business Archives Council promotes the preservation of business records of historical importance, supplies advice and information on the administration and management of both archives and modern records and encourages interest in the history of business in Britain.

15/09/2020 - Resources for academic collaborations

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The Business Archives Council

15/09/2020

Founded in 1934, The Business Archives Council promotes the preservation of business records of historical importance, supplies advice and information on the administration and management of both archives and modern records and encourages interest in the history of business in Britain.

15/09/2020 - Resources for academic collaborations

The National Archives

11/09/2020

A number of new opportunities have become available via the National Archives. Please follow the link below for full details.

The National Archives Offices

The National Archives

11/09/2020

A number of new opportunities have become available via the National Archives. Please follow the link below for full details.


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