Preservation theory: the principles of preservation; understanding archival materials; threats to collections

Preparing for action: storage and environment; archive surveys; archive formats; identification and storage

Preservation in practice: handling records; working with conservators and allied professionals; digital preservation and the creation of surrogates; special circumstances

Other options

This module can be combined with Disaster Management for Information Professionals

Module code


Number of credits

10 SCQF credits (5 ECTS credits) on Level 5, SHE M (SCQF 11)


Zoe Reid

When available?

January semseter