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Advice 1: Establishing an Archive: Initial Stage: Collecting
Advice 2: Second stage: Preliminary Sorting and Listing
Advice 3: Retention of financial records
Advice 4: Establishing an Archive: Third Stage: Basic Classification and cataloguing
Advice 5: Glossary of basic archival terms
Advice 6: Conservation and Preservation
Advice 7: Useful contacts and sources of information
Advice 8: Providing access to your archives
Advice 9: Mounting an Exhibition Using Archives
Advice 10: Access to Adoption and Care Records — *New version now available*
Advice 11: Employing an archive professional
Advice 12: Disaster planning
Advice 13: Introduction to records management
Advice 14: Copyright