Resources

Below are useful links to information resources and associations of which we are members:

Resources:

The National Archives guidance notes concerning the management, preservation and management of digitised work

The Joint Information Systems Committee

The Victoria and Albert Museum Website Resource Guide to Photographic Conservation

The Victoria and Albert Museum's Photographic Study Guide

Web Site Resource for design and innovation in Libraries

Heritage and Lottery Fund guide to applying for funding Projects

Gillard editing offers specialist editing services, OCR, conversion to eBooks, image editing and transcription.

Associations:

The Archives and Records Association is the lead professional body for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the United Kingdom and Ireland

The Association of Historical and Fine Art Photographers

The British Association of Picture Libraries and Agencies

Collections Trust

AMARC - The Association for Manuscripts and Archives in Research Collections promotes the accessibility, preservation and study of manuscripts and archives.

AIM25 is a major project to provide electronic access to collection level descriptions of the archives within the greater London area.

BAC – Business Archives Council's key objectives are to promote the preservation of business records of historical importance and to supply advice and information on business archives and modern records.

AfL - Archives for London is the successor body to the Greater London Archives Network, London Archives Users Forum and the London Archives Regional Council.

UKAD - UK Archives Discovery Network's key objective is to promote the opening up of data and to offer capacity for such a cross-searching capability across the UK archive networks and online repository catalogues.

Museum Association – A membership organisation for everybody working in museums, galleries & the heritage sector.