Squaring the Circle in Archive Repositories

Squaring the Circle in Archive Repositories

For many people, part of the attraction of visiting an archive is the chance to see real, physical historic documents – especially ones that have family meaning or significance. I visited an archive recently on business and during an informal discussion with the...
CILIP RBSCG Conference

CILIP RBSCG Conference

The CILIP Rare Books and Special Collections Group Conference 2017, held at the University of Sussex, had ‘Collections at Risk’ as its theme. Over the course of the three-day conference we heard a fascinating selection of talks from people working with rare books and...
Bruynzeel to exhibit at Business Archives Council Conference 2017

Bruynzeel to exhibit at Business Archives Council Conference 2017

Bruynzeel Storage Systems is pleased to announce it will be attending this year’s Business Archives Council Conference 2017 in London on Tuesday 21 November. Entitled ‘Change the Record’, the conference will examine the changing nature of archive records and material,...
Folk arts scholar awarded Bruynzeel CILIP bursary 2017

Folk arts scholar awarded Bruynzeel CILIP bursary 2017

A 31-year-old folk arts scholar has been awarded the Bruynzeel CILIP Bursary 2017 to attend this year’s CILIP Rare Books and Special Collections Group Conference in Brighton. Genevieve Adeline, who specialised in folk arts as part of her masters at the Open...
National nuclear archive opens in Wick

National nuclear archive opens in Wick

A high-tech repository to hold the national archives of the civil nuclear industry has opened on the northern coast of Scotland. Designed by Edinburgh-based architects Reiach and Hall, the futuristic, shard-like building was constructed on the site of a former RAF...