News and Events

Upcoming Training Events:


Wednesday 11th December 2013

An Introduction to Archive Service Accreditation

A half day workshop aimed at those in the West Midlands Region wishing to participate in the scheme. The workshop will introduce the standard and associated guidence and will also include some practical exercises to demonstrate it in action.

The day will start at 10:30am with an introduction to and tour of the new Library of Birmingham. The Accreditation Workshop will follow lunch and will begin at 1:00pm.

The workshop will be held at the Library of Birmingham. Directions to the venue can be found at

To book a place, please contact Rachel MacGregor, Joint Training Officer. (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).



 Digital Preservation Training, Date TBC

The first of the region's training events for 2014 will be an ARA Core Training event on digital preservation. The date and speakers are yet to be confirmed, but the event is likely to take place in February or March. Watch this space for further information.