Due to current advice from the UK Government about Covid 19, the British Records Association 2020 Conference has been postponed. We are working with the venue and speakers to work out a new date, and will provide an update once this has been confirmed. Tickets already purchased will still be valid for the rescheduled conference date; refunds will also be available.
The British Records Association (BRA) convened a forum on 26 November for a group of 20 representatives from national archive and research organisations in the UK, to discuss issues around trust in archives and records. This was an opportunity for the BRA, as an independent organisation, to bring together people with knowledge of, and interest in the way information is acquired, held, accessed and used. Within the present climate of cynicism and disbelief about information and indeed in institutions, lies a serious danger that records are no longer recognised as a vital ...
We are delighted that BRA will be at this year's History Day organised by Senate House Library and the Institute of Historical Research. The event helps to put history students, writers and researchers in touch with research collections, publishers and organisations such as ours! Booking is still open at www.history.ac.uk/historyday if you would like to attend.