Info-bytes and Info-shots

Available Info-bytes Info-Shots

What are Info-bytes?

The Archive-Skills Consultancy Ltd first developed Info-bytes as a teaching aid. They were a way of including important subjects in a training programme when there was not time to devote a longer presentation. An Info-byte is a succinct page of information about an aspect of archives or records management It may include some or all of the following:

We usually allow ten minutes for an Info-byte, which usually consists of a run through of the overhead and a few questions if further clarification is needed. We also include the Info-byte in the course handbooks.

Info-bytes can be used in other ways than as overheads for teaching purposes:

Available Info-bytes

We have made our Info-bytes available online as PDF files.

What are Info-shots?

Info-shots are slightly longer than our Info-bytes because they contain more information than can be distilled into an A4 sheet.

Available Info-shots

Only two Info-shots are available online at present as PDF files.