On July 20th I attended a workshop at Northumbria University in Newcastle upon Tyne called ‘RecordDNA’. It brought together a diverse group of academics and practitioners from a variety of disciplines to explore what is needed to ensure ongoing usability of a digital evidence base. The first of three activities was an exploration of peoples’ … More Record DNA Workshop
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and was designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens data privacy and to reshape the way organizations across the region approach data privacy. The GDPR is of particular interest to archives in the ways in which it affects their … More How does the EU GDPR affect archives?
Security classification is an important issue in international organizations. The Transnational Team of InterPARES Trust is developing a checklist of important issues and needs your help! Please review their draft checklist and send your constructive comments. Review is open until April 15, 2017. Checklist for Organizations Handling Security Classified Information Assets PURPOSE and SCOPE This … More Security Classification for International Organizations