The Records Management Society is open to all those concerned with records and information, regardless of their professional or organisational status or qualifications. Organisations wishing to develop records or information systems and those that provide such services are also welcome. The RMS is developing its own training programmes and extending its range of technical and information publications.
Society of Archivists
40 Northampton Road
London EC1R 0HB, UK
Tel: +44 171 278 8630
Fax: +44 171 278 2107
The Society of Archivists is a professional society for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It aims to promote the care and preservation of archives, the better administration of record repositories, and to advance the training of its members. Membership, which consists of registered members, members, student members and institutional affiliates, is open to all those involved or qualified in archive administration, conservation and records management or in related areas, as well as full time students. Membership of the Society carries with it a mandatory adhesion to a professional code of conduct.
Society of American Archivists
527 S. Wells Street 5th Floor
Tel: +1 312 922 0140
Fax: +1 312 347 1452
The Society of American Archivists is the oldest and largest national archival professional association in North America, established in 1936. The Society provides communication services through scholarly journals and newsletters; it also offers continuing education courses and career opportunities, particularly for archivists in the United States.
The website has useful contacts and links and especially an extensive list of publications which can be ordered by mail or electronically.
Southeastern Library Network (SOLINET)
1438 West Peachtree Street NW
Tel: +1 404 892 0943
SOLINET is a non-for-profit library cooperative providing resource sharing for educational, cultural and economic advancement of the southeastern United States