My role of archivist on the Hidden Histories Hidden Historians project by Manchester Histories gave me the opportunity to design and deliver a free toolkit on how to make an archive from scratch. This is how you can use it.
Step one: Download it here
It has handy top tips, case studies, nifty little check lists, signposts to further resources and of course, all the advice I could manage to share.
Download it, check it out and then please do let me know what you think.