ARC Magazine

ARC is the monthly magazine for members of the Archives and RecordsAssociation.

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ARC Magazine Cover July 2015

A popular and well received magazine across the record-keeping sector, it delivers topical news, interesting features, details of up and coming events and training, research findings, personal observations, career guidance, Government policy and much much more.                 

Through ARC Magazine you will be kept up to date with developments within the ARA and across the profession.  


ARC Magazine online

The past six months editions of ARC magazine will be available online for members only and can be downloaded from the link below

Free to Members

The monthly ARC Magazine is one of the many benefits of becoming a member of the Archive and Records Association. To find out more review our Membership Benefits or Join the ARA now!

Contributions Welcome

We are always looking for news content and article material. If you have something to say and share with the record-keeping community please tell us about it.

Contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone the Editing Team on 01823 327077.

If are looking to contribute please  use our Contributor Guidelines:

pdf ARC Basic Guidelines Revised August 2011

Copy for ARC needs to be supplied by the 20th of the month to be considered for future issues, for example: copy submitted 20 August will be considered for the October issue.

Looking to Advertise in the ARC Magazine?

For complete guidance on why you should advertise in the ARC Magazine and how to do so - please download our ARC Magazine Media Pack:

pdf ARC Magazine Media Pack

For all advertising queries please contact Sam Rogers on Ph: 020 3603 7943 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.     


ARC Magazine online

Members wishing to view the past six months editions of ARC magazine click here.

Edition which are available publicly please see below:

ARC June 2017 - Business Issue

ARC May 2017 - Specialist Repositories Issue

ARC April 2017 - Science and Archives Issue

ARC March 2017 - Group for Literacy Archives and Manuscripts

ARC February 2017 - Film, Sound and Photography Issue

ARC January 2017 - Advocacy Issue

ARC December 2016 - Section for New Professionals Special Issue

ARC November 2016 - Conference Issue

ARC October 2016 - Education and Learning Issue

ARC September 2016 - Community Archives and Heritage Special Issue

ARC August 2016 - Maps Special Issue

ARC July 2016 - Records Management and Information Governance Special Issue