Archives News

February 3, 2012

2012 Winter/Spring Training Events

To register for a training event, please click here. Salt Lake City, UT Controlling and Managing Law Enforcement Records, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm February 8, 2012 Providing Public Access to Government Records, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm February 22, 2012 May 23, 2012 Essential Records Protection and Disaster Recovery, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm April 11, 2012 What’s in
Featured image for “2012 Records Information Management (RIM) Conference”
December 12, 2011

2012 Records Information Management (RIM) Conference

Registration for the 2012 Utah State Archives Electronic Records Management Conference is now open. Please visit our 2012 RIMM Event page on this blog for additional details and registration. Seating is limited, reserve your spot today!
November 15, 2011

Alliance for Response: Safeguarding Utah's Cultural Heritage

       Some of Utah’s cultural heritage custodians met with first responders and disaster planners at the Utah Alliance for Response forum on November 2, to discuss actions that can be taken to protect  records and other cultural heritage artifacts in the event of a disaster. Planners hope that the outcome of this forum will be the creation of partnerships and strengthened communication between
Featured image for “Volunteer Program Development Training”
November 10, 2011

Volunteer Program Development Training

     Have you ever wondered how in the world you would reduce your backlog?  Or how you would complete a project that you never find time for?      Maybe what you need are volunteers to assist you.      If you have ever thought about how to find volunteers and how to keep them coming back, we have a training session
October 14, 2011

2012 Utah State Archives Records Management Training Dates

The Utah State Archives is pleased to announce the 2012 training dates. It will be an exciting year for training as we introduce two new workshops: “What’s In Those Cabinets: Tackling the Records Inventory and Appraisal Process” and “Essential Records Protection and Disaster Recovery.” Participants of these workshops will begin the process of inventorying in-office records, create a standardized rubric
Featured image for “Alliance for Response Forum”
October 5, 2011

Alliance for Response Forum

An Alliance for Response Forum is scheduled for Wednesday, November 2, in the State Office Building Auditorium. This forum is part of a national program which seeks to strengthen communication between the cultural heritage and emergency response communities before disasters happen. Cooperative planning will enhance disaster responses and provide better protection for Utah’s cultural heritage. Speakers at this forum will include
August 22, 2011

Fall/Winter Training Events

Click to register for training. Salt Lake City Training Events: Records Management I Utah State Archives October 6, 2011 9:00 am– 12:00 pm Records Management II Utah State Archives October 6, 2011 1:00 pm– 3:00 pm Records Access I *Utah State Archives November 3, 2011 9:00 am- 12:00 pm *Utah State Archives December 1, 2011 9:00 am- 12:00 pm Records
May 23, 2011

Summer Training Events with the Utah State Archives

To Register, click here. June 9, 2011– Salt Lake City, UT Law Enforcement Training 9:00 a.m. to noon. **Training will be held in the Rio Grande Building** July 7, 2011– Salt Lake City, UT Records Management I & II 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. August 4, 2011– Salt Lake City, UT Records Access I & II 9:00 a.m. to 3:00
May 5, 2011

Recap: Electronic Records Conference 4/28/2011

****UPDATE**** A new presentation has been posted ****UPDATE**** Thank you again, to all of our presenters and participants, our event was a success because of your participation. The following presentations have been made available by the presenters (We will continue to add presentations as we receive them).: “The UDOT Transportation Blog” by Catherine Higgins, Utah Department of Transportation “Migration: Keeping
April 27, 2011

Event Recap: “Sunshine Laws in Utah Government”

Let the people know the facts, and the country will be safe. — Abraham Lincoln On Thursday April 21, 2011, BYU Professor Joel Campbell presented at the Utah State Archives RIMM Brown Bag lunch event. Mr. Campbell addressed “Sunshine Laws in Utah Government.” Below are some highlights from his presentation. ”Sunshine law” is the term given to open records laws