RAIN 060304
Records and Archives In the News is a compilation of news stories 
related to records and archives management.

MATERIAL breakthrough for holographic storage
Components in Electronics - London,UK
... the prototype records at 20MB/s. Companies that have tried this in
the past have failed. So how have the problems been solved? Holographic
data storage is a ...

COLLEGE Loses Unencrypted Personal Data on Over 93,000 Students ... - New York,NY,USA
... of America reported that a small number of backup tapes containing
records of the ... and former employees was lost during a truck ride to
a data storage facility. ...

RECORD storage deal brings investigation
Salt Lake Tribune - United States
... Hatch says audiotapes from the 2004 budget sessions reveal that 
funding request was for a book-binding project, not data storage. 
confirm the ...

COUNTY: No Complaints Stemming From Documents Left In Garage
NBC4.TV - Los Angeles,CA,USA
... The department does not have a uniform policy for document 
partly because it is not covered by the Health Insurance Portability and
Accountability ...

HEARING Set on Agencies' Withdrawal of Papers From Archives
Washington Post - United States
... program under which federal intelligence agencies have withdrawn 
of historical documents from public access at the National Archives, 
though the ...

ARCHIVE service gets new home
Guernsey Weekly Press - Vale,Guernsey,UK
... Island archivist Darryl Ogier said the service looked forward to 
into its new permanent home. ... Although we are not as big as some 
archives in the ...

TV royalty taking up residence at campus on the hill
San Marcos Daily Record - San Marcos,TX,USA
... 20 more episodes, Todd said, but by then a Texas State archivist had
already ... of legendary writer J. Frank Dobie and the complete 
archives of the ...

HARRIET Scott's burial site is located
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - St. Louis,MO,USA
... "All I know is, we went bonkers," Hager said. Hager confirmed the 
with the Missouri state archivist and a National Park Service historian.

URBAN, worker battle over record request
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Wilkes Barre,PA,USA
Luzerne County minority Commissioner Stephen A. Urban said he had to 
a public records request to get a copy of a public contract from one of
his own ...

KY. on right track vs. ID thieves
Cincinnati Enquirer - Cincinnati,OH,USA
... number on a page separate from the rest of the record, so it could
be easily redacted online or on paper when responding to a valid public
records request. ...

GOODLATTE backs presidential library for Staunton's son
Roanoke Times - Roanoke,VA,USA
... Now Goodlatte, a history buff who can relate details of the 
private lives, may have a hand in building a $30 million presidential
library in his ...

BUSH library plan hit by suit
Washington Times - Washington,DC,USA
... Laura Bush remains an active booster and board of trustees member,
is favored to become the site of the coveted George W. Bush presidential
library later this ...

THE lowdown on ERM - Washington,DC,USA
... Workflow tools can alert records officers when a record is up for 
and request approval of destruction by the designated owner of the 

INVESTIGATION Into Medical Records
CKNW - Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada
... CKNW/AM980) - An investigation has been launched by the BC Labour 
after computer tapes containing thousands of private health records were
sold at ...

BEACON Mutual refuses to turn over computer records
Eyewitness News - East Providence,RI,USA
PROVIDENCE , RI (AP) -- Beacon Mutual Insurance could be headed toward
a showdown with state investigators. The company refused ...

CITY To Appeal Ruling Ordering Release Of NYPD Personnel Files
... Manhattan Judge ruled the Police Department must release personnel
records for officers ... considered because the NYPD would not hand over
their personnel files. ...

This is Nottingham - Nottingham,England,UK
... Mr Naylor, said he accepted the files were his responsibility but he
had ... Naylor was found guilty of failing to maintain accurate school
records including pupil ...

THOUSANDS of BC private health records sold at public auction
Vancouver Sun (subscription) - Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada
... Included among the files were records showing certain people's 
status -- including whether they have a mental illness, HIV or a 
problem ...

PROCESSES Undergo a Sea Change
CIO Australia - Australia
... using records and information management as the driver," he says. 
the same period the number of e-mails handled grew by 23 percent, the
number of files ...

"ODF Alliance" formed to support OpenDocument format
Ars Technica - Boston,MA,USA
... unacceptable and that only OpenDocument and PDF files would be ...
able to access, retrieve and use critical records, information and 
in the ...

FEDS say personal data stolen from Web site
Akron Beacon Journal - Akron,OH,USA
... But Hartmann said he doesn't believe it is a clerk's role to delete
that information. "As a public records keeper, I don't think I have the
right to alter ...

WANTED! Morgan County Historian
Reporter-Times - Martinsville,IN,USA
... The county historian may also cooperate with the Morgan County 
on Public Records, the Indiana State Archives, and the Indiana 
on Public ...

WITHOUT a trace - Washington,DC,USA
... Documents can also contain other files that are not visible simply
because the author shrank them down in the document to a small size, or
they blend in with ...

READERS amazed by Ernst & Young's laptop giveaway
Register - London,England,UK
... for their Technology and Security Risk Service line we were 
by a client to do tests on, you guessed it, the security of a laptop 
if is stolen. ...

New York Post - New York,NY,USA
... were warned to be on the lookout yesterday for identity fraud after
a laptop containing the personal details of the entire Health Department
was stolen from a ...

Peter A. Kurilecz
Richmond, Va
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