ARA Scotland

Welcome to ARA Scotland. This region covers all Scotland, including the islands.


ARA Scotland is a vibrant and active region, and holds meetings and events regularly throughout the year.

In the following pages you can find details of:

Information is posted regularly on our blog about activities happening around the Scottish region. You can subscribe to receive emails updates and if you would like to submit information to be published please contact the region Publicity Officer.

ARA Scotland Region holds regular meetings at various locations throughout the region. All members are welcome to attend regional events and will find them an invaluable way to keep up to date with issues affecting the records professions, both in the region and further afield. It is also a great opportunity to meet fellow professionals and share knowledge and experience.

In addition to the full region meetings there are also regular meetings of the Region Executive Committee as well as ASLAWG (Archivist of Scottish Local Authorities Working Group). Minutes from all the above meetings can be downloaded from the Scotland Members page. This page will also provide access to presentations from training events and other exclusive material.

Members of ASLAWG attending a meeting in Aberdeen on 11 June 2014

Members of ASLAWG attending one of their regular meetings,
this one in the Town House, Aberdeen, in June 2014

If you wish to engage with us or find others working in Archives or Record Managers in your area why not log on to the ARA Community area, build your profile and start discussing!

ARA Scotland Community Discussions