Managing Local Government Archives (Paperback)

Managing Local Government Archives By John H. Slate, Kaye Lanning Minchew Cover Image
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Managing Local Government Archives describes and prescribes the essential elements and best practices of a local government archives program. It is intended to be both a text for classroom instruction and a self-help tool for both professional and paraprofessional archivists. It is also intended to be helpful to local governments considering the planning and implementation of a formal archives program.

About the Author

Kaye Lanning Minchew served as Executive Director of the Troup County Historical Society in LaGrange, GA from 1985 until 2015. She oversaw operations of the Troup County Archives and Legacy Museum on Main. The University of Georgia press published her book, A President in Our Midst: Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Georgia in May, 2016. She is a member of the Academy of Certified Archivists and has degrees from the University of North Carolina at Asheville and Chapel Hill. John H. Slate, CA is city archivist for the City of Dallas, where he has been responsible for historic city government records in the Dallas Municipal Archives since 2000. He is a member of the Academy of Certified Archivists and possesses a BS from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science, specializing in archival enterprise, from the same institution.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781442263956
ISBN-10: 1442263954
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: July 8th, 2016
Pages: 186
Language: English