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Meeting Libraries and Records

The Library provides professional advice and guidance to Quaker meetings on the creation and custody of meeting records and on running meeting libraries.

Guidance for Meeting Librarians

The Library has produced a series of guides to help Friends run the meeting library, including an outline of the job, guidance on book selection, cataloguing and disposing of unwanted books, equipment, caring for collections, and promoting the meeting library

Meetings' records

The Library has produced a series of guides for clerks and custodians of meeting records, including good stewardship of records, outline good practice on record creation, care and preservation, advice on equipment, which records should be kept, how to care for them and keep them safe and secure