Comma

Standards and standards culture: understanding the nature and criticisms of standardisation

Comma (2011), 2011, (2), 25–38.

Abstract

Recordkeepers are compelled to maintain an awareness of an increasing and increasingly diverse range of standards that have a direct bearing on their role. However, rarely do they take the opportunity to reflect on the nature of standardisation itself and the genesis of particular standards, a helpful process when attempting to understand and assess the relevance and impact of any standard for local processes. This article examines the nature of standards and standardisation.

Access Token
£25.00
If you have private access to this content, please log in with your username and password here

Details

Author details

Bell, Alan