Trash or Treasure? Guidance on Retaining Office Records


Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 10:00am to 11:30am


Lamont Library Forum Room

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 sponsored by University Records Management 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.

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

What you will learn

  • What the resources are to help determine how long 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

To learn more and register, please visit the University Records Management website's workshop page.