As of Monday, July 20, 2020, the Washington State Archives branches in Olympia and Ellensburg are open to researchers by appointment only. For more information, please visit our page regarding the closure.

Washington Records and Information Managers (WARIM)

(formerly the State Records Officers Forum)

The Washington Records and Information Managers (WARIM) Forum serves to unite fellow Records Officers and strengthen records management throughout the state of Washington. Our goals are to ensure continuity, cooperation, and consistency of records management standards, as well as support and champion fellow Records Officers.

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