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Archives matter!: Spreading the word in Australia

Shapley, Maggie

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For many years archivists in Australia had been talking about the need for a 'glossy brochure’ as a way of promoting the archives profession and the work they do. In September 2004, the Council of Australasian Archives and Records Authorities (CAARA) endorsed an Australian Society of Archivists proposal to develop such a brochure. The Australian Society of Archivists (ASA) envisaged that it would be of use to the archives sector as a whole, not just for ASA members. I was asked to chair a...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorShapley, Maggie
dc.date.accessioned2012-01-19T00:22:52Z
dc.date.available2012-01-19T00:22:52Z
dc.identifier.citationShapley, M. (July 2008). Archives matter!: Spreading the word in Australia. Paper presented at the International Council on Archives Congress, "Special Delivery: Getting Key Messages about Archives to Our Publics Session 035", Kuala Lumpur. Paris: International Council of Archives
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/8862
dc.description.abstractFor many years archivists in Australia had been talking about the need for a 'glossy brochure’ as a way of promoting the archives profession and the work they do. In September 2004, the Council of Australasian Archives and Records Authorities (CAARA) endorsed an Australian Society of Archivists proposal to develop such a brochure. The Australian Society of Archivists (ASA) envisaged that it would be of use to the archives sector as a whole, not just for ASA members. I was asked to chair a committee to oversee the production of the 'glossy brochure’ which was published two years later as a 24-page booklet.
dc.format6 pages
dc.publisherInternational Council on Archives
dc.rightsAuthor owns copyright and has given permission for item to be archived and made publicly available - author's email dated 23/11/2011
dc.source.urihttp://www.kualalumpur2008.ica.org/sites/kl2008/files/035_SHAPLEY_Special%20Delivery.doc
dc.titleArchives matter!: Spreading the word in Australia
dc.typeConference paper
local.description.notesPresented in the session ‘Special Delivery: Getting Key Messages about Archives to Our Publics’ at the International Council on Archives Congress, Kuala Lumpur, 2008
dc.date.issued2008
local.publisher.urlhttp://asa.oxideinteractive.com.au/
local.type.statusAccepted Version
local.contributor.affiliationShapley, Maggie, ANU, Scholarly Information Services and University Librarian, Acting Director
local.contributor.affiliationShapley, Maggie, ANU, University Archivist
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access
CollectionsANU Research Publications

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