Archives : Principles and Practices.

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Author / Creator:Millar, Laura A.
Imprint:London : Facet Publishing, 2017.
Description:1 online resource (352 pages)
Series:Principles and practice in records management and archives
Principles and practice in records management and archives.
Subject:Archives -- Administration.
Archival materials -- Management.
Archival materials -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Archival materials -- Conservation and restoration.
Archival materials -- Conservation and restoration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Cataloging of archival materials.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Library & Information Science -- Archives & Special Libraries.
Archival materials -- Conservation and restoration.
Archival materials -- Management.
Archives -- Administration.
Cataloging of archival materials.
Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Print version record.
Summary:An international perspective on archives management, providing guidance relevant both to collections-based repositories and to organizations responsible for managing their own institutional archives.
Other form:Print version: Millar, Laura A. Archives : Principles and Practices. London : Facet Publishing, ©2017 9781783302079
Table of Contents:
  • Title page; Contents; Figures and tables; Foreword to the first edition; Foreword to the second edition; Acknowledgements; Introduction to the second edition; PART I
  • Archival principles; Chapter 1: What are archives?; Chapter 2: The nature of archives; Chapter 3: Archival history and theory; Chapter 4: The uses of archives; Chapter 5: Types of archival institution; Chapter 6: The principles of archival service; Chapter 7: Balancing access and privacy; PART II
  • Archival practices; Chapter 8: Managing the institution; Chapter 9: Preserving archives; Chapter 10: Acquiring archives.
  • Chapter 11: Arranging and describing archivesChapter 12: Making archives available; Conclusion; To learn more; Additional readings; Glossary of terms; Index.