The State Records Committee meeting for 10am Wednesday February 7, 2018 has been canceled. The next meeting with be Wednesday April 4, 2018. More information
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
Records retention schedules for local government entities are available online. More information
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