ABSTRACT The origins and history of the BBRC, and some of the influences which have shaped its development, form the core of this review. Also examined are data deriving from its activities and publications; comparisons with the methods and experiences of records committees elsewhere; public perceptions of the procedures for the acquisition and adjudication of records; and the continuing significance of the national records committee.

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Issue 3
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149
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