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 Dominic Arnold on Ph: 01727 739184 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 2018 - Science and Archives Issue

ARC May 2018 - Group for Literacy Archives and Manuscripts Issue

ARC April 2018 - Film, Sound and Photography Issue

ARC March 2018 - Advocacy Issue

ARC February 2018 - New Professionals Issue

ARC January 2018 - Education and Learning Issue

ARC December 2017 - Community Archives and Heritage Group Issue

ARC November 2017 - Conference Issue

ARC October 2017 - Archives and Art Issue

ARC September 2017 - Records Management Issue

ARC August 2017 - Preservation and Conservation Issue

ARC July 2017 - Archives and Technology Issue