Portal site for Irish records management. Includes news stories, links to professional organisations, consultants and providers of professional services, downloads for relevant standards and legislation and impartial advice.
Dublin Core Metadata Initiative
Open forum to develop the Dublin Core metadata standard.
International Records Management Trust
A non-profit organisation developing new approaches to the problems of managing public sector records in developing countries. Includes information on its educational, research and country project work.
JISC Records Management infoKit
This infoKit is aimed at people in Further and Higher Education who are new to the discipline of records management. The infoKit provides a framework based on a simplified version of the Australian National Archives DIRKS programme for managing business information.
JISC infoNet - Electronic Document and Records Management System Implementation Toolkit
The objective of this toolkit is to provide Records Managers and other information professionals with a 'one-stop shop' for impartial, detailed and practical advice of use during all the stages of a proposed or actual EDRM system implementation that is free from vendor bias and specific to the needs of the FE/HE sector.
Metadata and Electronic Document Management
Notes on metadata and data management (digital library and electronic document management).
MoReq Collateral Website
Project for the update and extension of the Model requirements for Electronic Records Management. The original version of this document has, in the five years since it was published, become a de facto standard for ERM and has been translated into ten languages.
Records Continuum Research Group (Monash University)
The Records Continuum Research Group (RCRG) is looking at methods of analysis which enable records to be controlled at different points in time throughout their lifespan. This includes the way records are represented, used, retrieved and disseminated. The group is also looking into how continuum models apply to information management and data archiving.
Records Management UK Mailing List
A mailing list for UK records management professionals.
The National Archives: Records Management
The National Archives provides advice and guidance to records managers across UK central government.
Vital Records Protection
Dedicated to providing educational information about the protection of important official records from fire, disasters, theft and other dangers to risk management experts, small business owners, government officials, and corporate executives.