There are a number of
organisations and individuals offering services
in archives, records and information management
consultancy, so what should your organisation
look for? Any reputable service provider
should be able to demonstrate the following:
- Postgraduate qualifications
in a relevant disciplne, Archival Science
or Information Science, from a recognised
- Membership of governing
professional bodies, Society of Archivists,
ARAI, RMS, ARMA etc.
- A good track record
of completed work for a wide-ranging client
base, with references to back it up.
- Evidence of publications,
or membership of working groups.
- A specialist
service. Choose a supplier that
concentrates solely on archives, records
and information management.
- Concrete experience
of implementing ISO 15489 - reputable
consultants should be able to
demonstrate actual client sites where
certification has been achieved.
If you are a provider
of professional archives, records or information
management services and you would like to
be mentioned on Archives Ireland, please submit
details of your service here
Records Management Consultants Archives Management Scanning FOI E-Records