EXPLORE YOUR ARCHIVE set to be sector's biggest public awareness campaign ever
The Explore Your Archive campaign launched on 16 November. Hundreds ofarchives all over the UK and Ireland are taking part
From 16 November hundreds of archives will take part in the biggest public awareness drive the sector has ever undertaken.
Under the banner of 'Explore Your Archive' the public is encouraged not just to visit an archive or explore archival collections online, but to understand more fully the vital role which archives play in education, business, transparency and identity.
The public website is now available at
The Explore Your Archive toolkit - with everything anyone working in an archive needs to take part in the Campaign - is at
Join in at #explorearchives
The Campaign has been developed for the sector by the Archives and Records Association and The National Archives. The Campaign is supported by: The Welsh Government through its CyMAL: Museums Archives and Libraries Wales division; The National Library of Wales; The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland; The National Archives of Ireland; The Archives and Records Association Ireland; National Records of Scotland; and the Scottish Council on Archives
Thursday, 31 October 2013 17:56