Meet the Staff Feature: Charles Busby

For the Record’s “Meet the Staff” feature is an opportunity for our archivists to connect directly with the community which we serve. Name: Charles Busby Title: Records Management Archivist Specialties: Local government Records Management & Preservation How did you end up working at the Alabama Department of Archives and History? I ambled into the world … Continue reading Meet the Staff Feature: Charles Busby

Updates from the State Records Commission: October 28, 2020

The State Records Commission (SRC) is responsible for determining which state government records have permanent historic value and which may be destroyed after specified periods of time. The Commission meets every April and October to approve Records Disposition Authorities, or RDAs. These documents outline all records that state agencies create, identify which records should be preserved … Continue reading Updates from the State Records Commission: October 28, 2020

Introducing the FY 2019 Annual Report of the ADAH Records Management Section

The Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH) Records Management Section recently completed its first published Annual Report of activities. The Fiscal Year 2019 Annual Report gives readers a look into Archival Appraisal/Records Management work and provides key updates from October 2018 to September 2019. The 19-page report includes highlights from the State and Local … Continue reading Introducing the FY 2019 Annual Report of the ADAH Records Management Section

Meet the Staff Feature: Devon Henschel

For the Record’s “Meet the Staff” feature is an opportunity for our archivists to connect directly with the community which we serve. Name: Devon Henschel Title: Records Management Archivist Specialties: Local government records management and training How did you end up working at the Alabama Department of Archives and History? I received my undergraduate degree … Continue reading Meet the Staff Feature: Devon Henschel

Meet the Staff Feature: David Spriegel

For the Record’s “Meet the Staff” feature is an opportunity for our archivists to connect directly with the community which we serve. Name: David Spriegel Title: Records Management Archivist Specialties: I serve as a liaison to the Secretary of State’s Office. How did you end up working at the Alabama Department of Archives and History? … Continue reading Meet the Staff Feature: David Spriegel