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18 October 2017: ARA London Region Committee Meeting


Join ARA London Region in welcoming this year's UCL Archives and Records Management MA students to the profession and ARA. We will be holding a round table discussion, which will explore and give insights in to the various careers within the archives, records and information sector. 

Our guest speakers include:

Owen Munday, Sector Development Manager, The National Archives
Jason Webber, Web Archiving Engagement Manager, British Library
Sarah Bashir, Preservation Manager, Lambeth Palace Library
Ruth Benny, Assistant Archivist and Records Manager, Natural History Museum
Sara Brimble, Chair of the ARA Section for New Professionals

There will be a brief ARA London Region AGM before the discussions kick off, and we will be hosting a drinks reception afterwards. 

This event is being held on Wednesday 18 October, 18:15 for a 18:30 start, at UCL, Gower Street, Medical Sciences building, G46 (H 0 Child Pharmacology Lecture Theatre), WC1E 6BT. The reception will be in room G31. A UCL map can be accessed here.

Please RSVP by booking a place on eventbrite.

If you have any questions or need any more information, please do get in touch

We look forward to seeing you there!


Contributions for the London Region Newsletter

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Below are some examples of news we would like to hear about:

  • Reports of training events or conferences you have been to
  • News articles about items in your care 
  • Upcoming events relevant to the region 
  • Looking for a mentor for Registration? Looking for candidates to mentor? Send us your name and contact details and we can put this in the newsletter