October is National Archives Month and the State Archives is marking the occasion by holding a forum where state agencies and local governments can ask their most pressing questions about appraising their records for historical value.
Our focus for this session are the following areas:
- Why is appraisal important
- How to appraise records
Panelists for this event will consist of New York State Archives staff in Local Government Advisory Services & Scheduling and State Agency Services. It is recommended that attendees watch the State Archives records appraisal training sessions listed below prior to attending the training.
- Records Retention Module #7: Appraisal - Local Context
- Records Retention Module #8: Appraisal - Local Scenarios
- Records Retention Module #9: Appraisal - State Agencies
Come prepared with your questions or just join us to hear what others want to know and learn more about this topic.
If you’d like, you can send in your question early to firstname.lastname@example.org (link sends e-mail) with the subject line “Ask Us Anything” and we’ll answer them during the webinar.