The updated version of the Local Government Common Records Retention Schedule (CORE) v.4.0 is now available. More information
Washington State Archives offers a variety of records management training videos online. More information
Register now for free in-person and webinar training in records management. More information
Records retention schedules for state government agencies are available online. More information
The Local Records Committee meeting originally scheduled for October 26 has been postponed until 11am Wednesday December 6, 2017. This open public meeting will take place at the Washington State Archives, 1129 Washington Street SE, Olympia. More information
There will be a State Records Committee meeting at 10am Wednesday December 6, 2017. This open public meeting will take place at the Washington State Archives, 1129 Washington Street SE, Olympia. More information
Records retention schedules for local government entities are available online. More information
Some great speakers will illustrate the strange history of Washington, with talks about some of the infamous individuals and incidents to spawn in our home state.
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Started in October 2013, the newsletter provides readers with helpful information on how to access and best use the collections of the Archives as well as stories of interest regarding what staff is working on and discovering.
Search for your ancestors in our collection of Washington Census and Naturalization Records at the Digital Archives.
Free workshops are available on a variety of records management topics including records management basics, electronic records, disaster preparedness and more.