Archives: Questions and inquiries regarding the history of Alcoholics Anonymous and the administration of the G.S.O. archives.
AA Guidelines on Archives (reprinted from GSO)
 

Archives:
The mission of the archivist is to be aware of all information available regarding A.A., to make this information accessible to district A.A. members and other researcher, and to provide a context for understanding A.A.’s progression, principles and traditions. The archivist will:

  • Receive, classify and index all relevant district material, such as administrative files and records, correspondence, and literary works and artifacts considered to have historical importance to the district
  • Hold and preserve such material
  • Provide access to these materials, as determined by the archivist in consultation with other committee members
  • Serve as a resource and laboratory to stimulate and nourish learning
  • Provide information services to assist the operations of the district
  • Promote knowledge and understanding of the origins, goals and programs of Alcoholics Anonymous, both at the district and national levels