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Announcing the 2021 Business Archives Council cataloguing grant

The Business Archives Council (BAC) is excited to announce that this year’s cataloguing grant for business archives is a one-off bumper grant! This year a single award of £7,000 is available. Funding has been provided by BAC and the former Archives and Artefacts Studies Network (A2SN). The aim of this grant is to fund the cataloguing of a business collection in either the private or public sector, and to: provide financial support for institutions/businesses that manage business archives reach collections that have not yet been prioritised but have academic, ...

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Our first ‘Shock of the Record’ webinar is now online

Our first 'The Shock of the Record' webinar was held on 18 March. For those who missed it (or would like to watch again) a recording is now available, and can be viewed below. The video has closed captions. The next webinar in the series will be held on 17 June and booking is now open: https://www.history.ac.uk/events/who-creates-record-and-why-evidence-under-attack  

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New Seminar series ‘The Shock of the Record : Archives and Truth’

Further to the British Records Association (BRA) forum on Archives and Truth  the BRA will be contributing to the Institute of Historical Research (IHR) Partnership Seminars series. These seminars, called ‘The Shock of the Record : Archives and Truth’ will build upon the themes discussed in the 2019 forum and cover topics related to trust in archives and records, digital literacy and current scepticism of facts and evidence in our society. Details of the seminars are now available on the IHR website . The seminars are open to anyone with an interest in records and ...

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