Posts Tagged: learning

Archives and Learning for All – Alicia Chilcott

Read about some excellent examples of learning projects discussed at a recent Archives for Learning and Education event.

Archives and Learning for All – Alicia Chilcott

Read about some excellent examples of learning projects discussed at a recent Archives for Learning and Education event.

Latin & Paleography Summer School at Keele

Ever thought about brushing up on your paleography skills? Or needed to know some Latin to help decipher some medieval documents? Keri Nicholson from Lancashire Archives recently attended a summer school at Keele University to do just that.

Latin & Paleography Summer School at Keele

Ever thought about brushing up on your paleography skills? Or needed to know some Latin to help decipher some medieval documents? Keri Nicholson from Lancashire Archives recently attended a summer school at Keele University to do just that.

Safe to learn on my own: Continuing professional development

In this feature post, Tracey Williams, Heritage and Local Studies Librarian for Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, reflects on the need for continual learning and self-development.

Safe to learn on my own: Continuing professional development

In this feature post, Tracey Williams, Heritage and Local Studies Librarian for Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, reflects on the need for continual learning and self-development.

How I Started...

How I started – David Mander – Chair of the ARA Board

Why did I become an archivist? Unlike some of my colleagues, my passion for what we do and look after didn’t develop at an early age. With an interest and a degree in history, it might have been something my

How I Started...

How I started – David Mander – Chair of the ARA Board

Why did I become an archivist? Unlike some of my colleagues, my passion for what we do and look after didn’t develop at an early age. With an interest and a degree in history, it might have been something my

Events Watch

Core Training – Copyright – Post One

This post kicks off our special series of three posts related to copyright and an ARA Core Training day. Hello, my name is Hayley and I am a Libraries and Archives Trainee for Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council. My training has

Events Watch

Core Training – Copyright – Post One

This post kicks off our special series of three posts related to copyright and an ARA Core Training day. Hello, my name is Hayley and I am a Libraries and Archives Trainee for Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council. My training has

Continuing education – Thoughts on an Archive PhD

In this feature post, Victoria Stobo from the University of Glasgow describes her experiences as a PhD student. I never considered doing a PhD until I ended up doing one. I know that sounds absurd, but I’ve managed to undertake

Continuing education – Thoughts on an Archive PhD

In this feature post, Victoria Stobo from the University of Glasgow describes her experiences as a PhD student. I never considered doing a PhD until I ended up doing one. I know that sounds absurd, but I’ve managed to undertake

Core Training- What can it do for you?

By now, you’re hopefully aware of ARA’s Core Training programme. Core Training launched in 2013 after ARA Training Group realised that there was an almost constant demand for training on core subjects such as Data Protection, Copyright, and Audience Engagement.

Core Training- What can it do for you?

By now, you’re hopefully aware of ARA’s Core Training programme. Core Training launched in 2013 after ARA Training Group realised that there was an almost constant demand for training on core subjects such as Data Protection, Copyright, and Audience Engagement.

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“What I Wish I Knew Before I Started”…some thoughts from the Digital Preservation Coalition event at The British Library

In this Eventswatch post, digital preservation student Mary Dunne talks about what she learnt from attending the Digital Preservation Coalition event “What I wish I knew before I started” (#WIWIK2015) Since starting my Traineeship in Digital Preservation at the University

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“What I Wish I Knew Before I Started”…some thoughts from the Digital Preservation Coalition event at The British Library

In this Eventswatch post, digital preservation student Mary Dunne talks about what she learnt from attending the Digital Preservation Coalition event “What I wish I knew before I started” (#WIWIK2015) Since starting my Traineeship in Digital Preservation at the University

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Who’s Afraid of Records Management?

The Archive and Records Association Core Training Programme aims to help both newly qualfied and professional Archivists increase their skills and knowledge and keep up to date with the ever changinig demands and skill sets of the sector. In this

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Who’s Afraid of Records Management?

The Archive and Records Association Core Training Programme aims to help both newly qualfied and professional Archivists increase their skills and knowledge and keep up to date with the ever changinig demands and skill sets of the sector. In this

Events Watch

What I wish I knew before I started’: Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) Student Conference

Lisa Childs, student currently studying on the University of Dundee distance learning Archives and Records Management Course, writes about her experience when she attended the Digital Preservation Coalition Student Conference on 23rd January at Birkbeck College, University College London. On

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What I wish I knew before I started’: Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) Student Conference

Lisa Childs, student currently studying on the University of Dundee distance learning Archives and Records Management Course, writes about her experience when she attended the Digital Preservation Coalition Student Conference on 23rd January at Birkbeck College, University College London. On