Aims and Scope
Archival Studies is an open-access journal published by Korea Study of Archival Studies since 2000. Itprovides research papers that deliberate on various theories and empirical studies on records, which are the shared intellectual asset for humanity and evidence and memory of social activities. In doing so, Archival Studies seeks to improve the research capacity of records community and strengthen the foundations of social practices.
Archival Studies also aims to promote the development of records culture. It covers alternative studies related to ongoing concerns in records management that is up to international standards and records management of the public realm, such as the ‘field-based’ studies of public institutions. In addition, it promotes the discussion of all issues in the Korean society associated with records, including sorting and public usage of historical records in national archives.