The Library at Friends House can provide professional advice and guidance to help Friends run their meeting library. We have produced a series of guides, including an outline of the job, guidance on book selection, cataloguing and disposal of unwanted books, equipment, caring for collections, and promoting the meeting library. The guides are available to download below. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Library at Friends House can provide professional advice and guidance on the creation, custody and use of Quaker records. Below are guides that provide information on the role of records custodian, the retention and disposal of records, and depositing records with appropriate repositories, among other topics.
Important message on safeguarding records retention from Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse: https://www.iicsa.org.uk/key-documents/115/view/20...
Voluntary Sector Toolkit for records management
The National Archives useful guide to archiving & retention for charities
Guides for meetings
Please contact Lisa McQuillan via email: email@example.com or via phone: 020 7663 1127 for information and advice.