Preservation of records: Preservation policy

Preservation is a core function of any record office. It is central to a record office’s role as guardians of archival heritage. Preservation helps to ensure that all of us have an equal opportunity to see and enjoy unique and important records.

In this leaflet, the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland outlines common standards for the preservation of records and discuss their preservation policy which covers the acquisition and selection of records, record storage, the public display of records in exhibitions, and conservation.

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Date created: 2006

Author: Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

Publisher: Public Record Office of Northern Ireland