Overview of content related to 'the national archives' http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/14159/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=stephen%20twigge&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Freedom of Information and the Historian http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/foi-historians-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue42/foi-historians-rpt#author1">Stephen Twigge</a> reports on a one-day conference on Freedom of Information and the Historian jointly hosted by The National Archives and the Institute of Historical Research.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>On 1 January 2005, the Freedom of Information Act will come fully into force. With the implementation of the Act, all new and existing records, excluding those subject to exemption, will be available to the public, effectively ending the 30 year rule governing access to official documents. The conference provided historians with the opportunity to learn more about the Freedom of Information Act and its potential impact on their work.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/foi-historians-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue42 event report stephen twigge the national archives archives foi foia research Sun, 30 Jan 2005 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1126 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk