Seminars for Recently-Qualified Archive Professionals
Society of Archivists
19 and 20 May 2004
Venue: The Institute of Education, University of London
Suitable for archivists and records managers who have recently qualified
and/or who are on the SoA Registration Scheme.
This two-day event has been designed for newly-qualified archive
professionals. It provides an opportunity to develop your knowledge in
specific areas, and discuss some of the topical issues with your
contemporaries. It is recognised as one of the main events for those
undertaking the SoA Registration Scheme. A Registration Scheme reception
is also programmed from 18.00 to 20.30 on 19 May 2004.
The aim of the event is to make each seminar as practically applicable as
possible to your working environment. Workshop sessions are also included
in the programme to encourage debate and consolidation of the information.
10.00 - 17.00
(Chair: Mari Takayanagi, SoA Registrar)
· a.m. Film and Sound: Identification, Preservation and Access to
Moving Image Archives and Sound Archives. Jane Alvey, East Anglia Film
and David Lee of Wessex Film and Sound Archive.
· p.m. Archives in Education. Archives as learning organisations,
formal education – what teachers, pupils and students want or need, making
archives accessible to new audiences, lifelong learning - providing for
adult learners, outreach strategies and community involvement. James
Turtle, Gloucestershire Record Office and Lisa Broadest, West Yorkshire
9.15 – 16.30
(Chair: Geoffrey Yeo, University College London)
· a.m. Records Management. Implications of Freedom of Information
(FOI) on Records Management, plus workshop session on records management
principles affected by FOI, Kelvin Smith, The National Archives.
· p.m. EAD/Data Exchange. An A to Z of Interoperability. Bill
Stockting, The National Archives, Amanda Hill, Archives Hub and Jane
Stevenson, Archives Hub.
Maximum attendance: 20
Fee: £85 SoA member/£100 non-members.
To book for this course, please complete the booking form on the SoA
website and send or fax the form to the Society of Archivists, Prioryfield
House, 20 Canon Street, Taunton TA1 1SW. Tel: 01823 327030. Fax: 01823
271719. For training enquiries contact: trainingAdmin:archives.org.uk
Training Officer, Society of Archivists