Trash or Treasure: Guidance on Retaining Office Records

Date: 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Lamont Library Forum Room

Who should attend: All employees who want to effectively manage their office's administrative or program records

Objective: Have you ever wondered "How long do I need to keep my office records? Can I throw them away when I am done with them?" This workshop provides tools and advice to help you determine how long to keep your records and what to do when you no longer need to hold onto them. Whether you feel like you’re drowning in information or you're concerned that you're keeping records too long or not long enough, this workshop is for you.

What you will learn

  • resources to help you determine how long you need to keep your office records
  • what to do with records when they are no longer needed by your office
  • how to use Harvard's guide for records commonly found across the University

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