Records Management Journal: Volume 27 Issue 2


Table of contents - Special Issue: Fresh insights: student research in records management

Practice theory: a new approach for archival and recordkeeping research

Asen Ognyanov Ivanov

The purpose of this paper is to introduce a qualitative research approach based on current developments in the field of practice theory. The novelty of this approach is that it…


Towards interoperable recordkeeping systems: A meta-model for recordkeeping metadata

Gregory Rolan

The purpose of this paper is to introduce an infrastructural approach to metadata modelling and a generalised meta-model for recordkeeping metadata. This meta-model is an attempt…


The challenges presented to records management by open government data in the public sector in England: A case study

Katherine Mary Chorley

The purpose of this paper is to explore the challenges that open government data initiatives present to records management within the public sector in England and to identify…


Recordkeeping and research data management: a review of perspectives

Rebecca Grant

The purpose of this paper is to explore a range of perspectives on the relationship between research data and records and between recordkeeping and research data management.


Exploring digital preservation requirements: A case study from the National Geoscience Data Centre (NGDC)

Jaana Pinnick

The aim of this paper was to explore digital preservation requirements within the wider National Geoscience Data Centre (NGDC) organisational framework in preparation for…


Metadata and video games emulation: an effective bond to achieve authentic preservation?

Giovanni Carta

The aim of this paper is to rethink the concept of significant properties in relationship to video game emulation.


Recruitment of records management practitioners in Jamaica’s public sector and its implications for professional practice

Kaydene Duffus

This paper aims to highlight the recruitment practices in the records management (RM) profession in Jamaica’s public sector and their implications for professional practice. This…


Methods, methodology and madness: Digital records management in the Australian government

Katharine Stuart

This paper aims to present findings from a recent study examining current records management as fit for digital government in Australia.

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