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This session will present a study of named personnel files for discussion.
Archivists charged with processing contemporary documents, records managers
Overall purpose and significance of session:
To evaluate an international survey currently underway on the different criteria for sampling named files containing personal information.
In most countries, named personnel files are sampled; however, the criteria for sampling vary from country to country. A survey conducted in Australia, Finland, France, the United States and Great Britain will be presented for discussion.