Frampton, Joanne
March 2012
Information Management Journal;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p22
The article discusses the development and publication of Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles® (GARP) in 2009, which has significantly addressed the disconnect between the auditing function and records and information management (RIM). GARP has provided the necessary framework and vocabulary to communicate the importance of RIM to professionals. RIM professionals are now able to clarify how their discipline can contribute to attaining and maintaining key organizational objectives around principles such as transparency, compliance, and protection.


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