B.V. Albreht, E.R. Simonova, All-Russian Archival Science and Records Management Research Institute (VNIIDAD)
About Indexes of Types and Varieties of Documents to Standard and Departmental Lists of Documents with Retention Periods

Abstract: The article includes the issues that have not been adequately covered in archival literature. They are connected with the goals, objectives and methodology of compiling an index of types and varieties of documents, that are part of any list of documents with retention periods. This index is the most important regulatory document when determining retention periods for organizing documents in records management, providing appraisal of documents and their selection into the Russian Federation Archival Fund.

Keywords: Archival Fund of the Russian Federation, document, list of documents with retention periods, index of types and varieties of documents, appraisal of documents.