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Information about past work at the Modern Records Centre is included in our annual reports and information bulletins (available online from 1996/7 to 2016/7). Recordings of several past events are also available - the student-led Open Education Series, 2014-2016, and the schools project Archives Alive, 2016.

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MRC joins top 5% of UK archives

The MRC is delighted to have joined the top 5% of archives in the UK by being awarded Archive Service Accreditation. Granted by the UK Archive Service Accreditation Committee, the award is recognition of the MRC’s successful demonstration of meeting the UK standard around resourcing, collections management and providing access to collections and is regarded as the UK quality standard for archive services. To find out more about the award see:

Commenting on the MRC being awarded Archive Service Accreditation Helen Ford, Archives Manager for the MRC, said:

"We are extremely pleased to receive this national recognition for our archive service. All of the staff at the MRC deserve acknowledgement and thanks for their hard work and contributions towards this award. We aim to build on this and keep developing our collections management and access activities for all our visitors and researchers."

MRC cake

Thu 12 Dec 2019, 14:44 | Tags: Events

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