Creating or expanding collection policy

Hi everyone, As you may have heard,¬†the A&A Best Practices Subcommittee recently produced a survey report on practices surrounding institutional collection development policy. The focus on policy writing is not over yet though, and the Best Practices Subcommittee is seeking your help in compiling a resource package to better equip archival staff with tools to … Continue reading Creating or expanding collection policy

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Survey on reappraisal and deaccessioning

In the interest of learning more about the practices of reappraisal and deaccessioning in archives, Marcella (Wiget) Huggard and Laura Uglean Jackson are conducting a survey of the profession. ¬†Whether or not your institution reappraises and deaccessions, please consider taking this 10-15 minute anonymous survey. The data will provide the authors with collective and analytical … Continue reading Survey on reappraisal and deaccessioning