Records Toolkit

Archives New Zealand’s guidance on information and records management


Checksums are a tool which allows a "chain of custody" to be established between those who create, preserve, and access digital information and records. Checksums are required from public offices when transferring digital public archvies to Archives New Zealand and to assure the continued unaltered state of digitised information.

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