Description

This book brings together key ideas about record keeping in a multi-media environment.

Key Features

  • Written by leading figures in the field
  • Comprehensive coverage of the topic
  • Contains the most up-to-date information

Readership

Records and archives personnel; Library and information practitioners; Library and Information Science students

Table of Contents

Records and the transition to the digital; Implementing EDRMS and shaping the record; Security and the digital domain; Risk management and managing records; Records professionals in a multimedia age: Turning lead into gold? Approaching digital preservation holistically; ‘Seek and destroy’ – an archival appraisal theory and strategy; Divided no more: A descriptive approach to the record-keeping continuum; Archival digitisation: Breaking out of the strong box; The function of the archive.

Details

No. of pages:
300
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Chandos Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9781780630977
Print ISBN:
9781843341864
Print ISBN:
9781843341420

About the editors

Alistair Tough

Alistair Tough works in the Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute and/or the Information Services Planning Unit of Glasgow University, UK.

Michael Moss

Michael Moss works in the Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute and/or the Information Services Planning Unit of Glasgow University, UK.

Affiliations and Expertise

Glasgow University, UK