Archaeological Archives Group


The Special Interest Group for Archaeological Archives forming AGM was held on 6 March 2012.


The aims of the group are

  • to focus upon issues relating to professional standards, best practice, advocacy and access
  • to promote of awareness of archaeological archives within the profession
  • to represent the interest of those working with archives to CIfA Council and in all CIfA activities
  • to hold seminars and workshops to facilitate the above
  • to establish relationships with other groups associated with archaeological archives

Join the Group

The Group is open to anybody with interests, concerns or involvement with the archive process, and is free to CIfA members. Non-members will need to pay a yearly £10 fee.



Theodora Anastasiadou (Chair)
Zoe Hazell (Secretary)
Katie Green (Treasurer)

Steve Baker (Ordinary committee member)
Deborah Fox (Ordinary committee member)
David Ingham (Events) (Ordinary committee member)
Hazel O'Neill (Ordinary committee member)
Helen Parslow (Ordinary committee member)
Stephen Reed (Ordinary committee member)

Please email images, events, good news, articles and links to archaeologicalarchives [at]

Specialist competence matrix

This is to assist applicants and the Validation committee to see where you demonstrate the grade applied for when working with archives.

Future events

For information about upcoming events, please visit our event calendar.

Previous Events

Gloucestershire Archaeological Archive Standards Version 1 January 2017

Business plan

Three year Business Plan 17-20

AGM Minutes

AGM minutes - 14 March 2018

AGM minutes 22 March 2017

AGM Minutes - 16 March 2016

Committee Minutes

minutes 16 January 2019

minutes 18 October 2018

minutes 17 January 2018

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