The mission of Records Management is to provide a sound records and information management program to ensure the University retains the necessary information to meet legal, financial, administrative, research, and historical needs as required for Washington State public records.
Visiting Archivist, Brianna Webb, will be joining the University Archives and Special Collections team. She is currently working on her MLIS from the University of Arizona. She has worked on a mapping project of the remembrance of the Holocaust and Cold War in Berlin. So stop by and say hi to our new visiting archivist.Read More
What should I do with drafts? We encourage getting rid of drafts whenever possible! But whether they can be tossed depends on the business requirements. There is no all-inclusive “blanket” retention for drafts as a whole. Here is some guidelines of what drafts to keep: It’s the best evidence of a particular business transaction (i.e., […]Read More
KSPS recently aired a special regarding the effects of WWII encampments on the Inland Northwest. To help tell this story, they turned to EWU’s Archives and Special Collections Library Associate, Steve Bingo, along with other archivists and librarians from around the state. Video Link: Injustice at Home (00:58:10)Read More
Walt Disney Archives founder, Dave Smith, passed away in Burbank, California, on February 15, 2019. He was 78. Dave dedicated his four-decade career at The Walt Disney Company to preserving Disney’s precious treasures from film, television, theme parks, and beyond. Check out the 2010 interview with Dave into why he started the archives and why […]Read More