The newly revised Basics of Archives online course is designed to give organizations and individuals who are responsible for the care of historical records an introduction to the core aspects of managing and protecting historical records collections, using appropriate principles and best practices.
The course consists of five lessons: Archives and Archivists, Acquiring Your Collections, Processing Collections, Housing Your Collections, and Access and Outreach.
Basics of Archives is web-based and takes 15-20 hours to complete. There are no required times to be online. You may finish the course anytime during the four-week course period.
Registration is now open!