The Records Management Unit (RMU) is located within Information Technology Services (ITS). The RMU is responsible for the application of sound records management practices across the University, including implementation of the Records Management Policy & Guidelines. Our mission is to help the University achieve its goals in developing and preserving teaching and learning and research of national and international significance by providing quality service and advice on best practice in records management.
The Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office has released State Recordkeeping Advice 57: Managing Social Media Records. It explores the issues particular to records generated by social media and discusses strategies to manage them.
The Tasmanian Archive & Heritage Office has recently updated and expanded State Recordkeeping Advice 18: Managing Records in Business Systems. It provides detailed advice and checklists to help assess the suitability of business systems for recordkeeping.
The Records Management Unit is running a round of free workshops in September for staff members interested in learning more about how to manage and dispose of their records appropriately.