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


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