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CCA - Canadian Committee on Archival Description


 

Mainly responsible for the maintenance and revision of the Canadian Rules for Archival Description (RAD) this CCA Committee is also involved in other areas surrounding archival description. This section gives you direct access to RAD and provides you the rules revision published once a year by CCAD. List of committee members, reports and discussion papers are also included within this section.

 

MEMBERS

Mr. Richard Dancy
Chairperson
radancy@sfu.ca

Ms. Heather MacNeil
(Advisor)
h.macneil@utoronto.ca

Mr. François Cartier
(AAQ Representative)

francoisarchiviste@gmail.com

Ms. Lisa Snider 
(ACA Representative)

info@everythingarchives.com

Mr. Raymond Frogner
(CCA Board Liaison)

Raymond.Frogner@umanitoba.ca

Ms. Katherine Timms 
(LAC Representative)

katherine.timms@bac-lac.gc.ca

 

MANDATE STATEMENT AND TERMS OF REFERENCE

 

REPORTS / DISCUSSION PAPERS

National Meeting 2016 on the Future of RAD

February 2016

Consultation on a revised version of RAD

January 2008

Towards a Second Edition of RAD - Addendum & Final Report

April 2006
   

 

LINKS

Links with other international committees

International Council on Archives – Standards and Tools
International Council of Archives Committee on Best Practices and Standards
International Council on Archives Committee on Descriptive Standards
Society of American archivists Technical Subcommittee on Descriptive Standards (TSDS)
Society of American Archivists DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard) Working Group
Society of American Archivists Description Section

 

Document Type Definition

EAD (Encoded Archival Description)

 
Encoded Archival Description - Changes to EAD and implications for RAD implementations
RAD/EAD Crosswalk
Official Website of EAD
EAC (Encoded Archival Context) EAC-CPF Homepage

 

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