The Local Record Newsletter Archive

Please note: This is an archive of old newsletters, and phone numbers and staff may have changed since the original publication date.

Fall 2009
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  • Ferrari Named Director of SLRM
  • Web 2.0 - What is it? How to Manage it.
  • How Safe Are Your Records?
  • In Memory of SLRM Director Michael Heskett
  • Imaging and Microfilm Services
  • Historical Records - Considerations for Local Government Officials
  • Records Management Training Goes Online

Spring/Summer 2008
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  • RMO Responsibilities in Texas Local Governments: ESI
  • Recent Developments in the Requirements for Electronic Records Management and E-Discovery
  • Duty to Preserve: Establishing a proactive strategy for the preservation of electronically stored information
  • COOP and IPER: What you need to know about Disaster Planning and Vital Records Programs
  • New Staff and Commissioners

Fall 2006
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  • What Do We Do with All that Old E-mail?
  • New Commissioners and New Staff
  • Election Records Retention Update

Spring 2004
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  • Going beyond 'how-to': SLRM explains why training is essential
  • Distance Learning at SLRM
  • Local Records Retention Schedules
  • New Commissioners and New Staff
  • Water Companies Not Subject to Local Records Act
  • Tarrant County Accepts Real Property Records Electronically

July 2002
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  • Implementing Retention Schedules
  • UETA Update
  • SLRM Imaging Services

January 2002

  • It Can (and did) Happen to Me
  • Preparing for Disaster is the Best Defense
  • Legislative Update
  • The Challenge of E-Records

December 2000

  • Preserving Texas' Document Heritage
  • Records Management Forms Now Online
  • Electronic Advisory Committee: Status Report
  • New Staff Join State and Local Records Management

Spring 2000

  • Records Management and the Public Information Act
  • Preservation Assistance Grants Available
  • Steps for Improving Your Ability to Respond to Requests
  • Y2K Project File Retention: AC+4
  • Listserve Available
  • Changes in Training Classes - Registration Procedure
  • Legislation Afffects State Agency Records Programs
  • Not For Sale: Local Government Records

Spring 1999

  • Compliance Deadline: 1999
  • How to Identify Record Copies
  • New Committee Appointees and SLRM Director
  • Staff News: Consultants Stress Teamwork...
  • Texas Treasures
  • Seminars Focus on Archival Appraisal

Fall 1997

  • Documenting Records Destruction
  • Retention Schedules Revised
  • Establishment of Water Districts
  • Local Government Records Committee Appointments
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • We Get Questions
  • New Imaging Services Available

Winter 1996

  • Visit Our New Web Site
  • Records Retention Schedule Clarification
  • Rules Adopted on Copy Charges
  • GSC Charge Schedule
  • We Get Questions

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