The AABC Archivist's Toolkit: Establishing an Archives

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Preserving Communities: A Guide to Archiving for Community Organizations

Guidelines for College and University Archives

Institutional Guidelines for Archives

A Manual for Small Archives, Chapter 1: Getting Started: Your Archival Organization

A Manual for Small Archives, Chapter 2: Resources: People, Facilities and Money

Establishing a School Archives

"So you want to start an Archives?"

CHIN: Guidelines for Developing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a collection management system


UVic Archives Collections Policy

City of Richmond Corporate Records Management Program Bylaw

SFU Archives, Recorded Information Management, and Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy - Policies and Procedures

A Manual for Small Archives, Your Archives Policy / Sample Archives Policy 


(for sources click here)

Building a Successful Archival Programme / Marisol Ramos, Alma C. Ortega. (Chandos Publishing, U.K., 2006)

Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives: A How-To-Do-It Manual (How-to-Do-It Manuals for Libraries, No. 122) / Gregory S. Hunter (Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2 Sub edition, October 2003)

Institutional Guidelines for Small Archives (Canadian Council of Archives, 2001)

Starting an Archives / Elizabeth Yakel (Scarecrow Press Inc., 1994) Available in paperback and Kindle versions

Corporate Archives and History: Making the Past Work /Arnita A. Jones and Philip L. Cantelon (eds) (Krieger Publishing Company, 1993)

The Management of College and University Archives / William J. Maher (Society of American Archivists and Scarecrow Press Inc., 1992)

Museum Archives: An Introduction / William A. Deiss (Society of American Archivists, 1984)

Native American Archives: An Introduction / John A. Fleckner (Society of American Archivists, 1984)

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