Directorate of Archives, Assam: It is the only Directorate under administrative control of Secretariat Administration Department. It is headed by a Director. It is the nodal agency of the Government in regard to archival management of non-current public records by means of scientific up-keep and preservation. The Directorate of Archives is the Central repository of the non-current record of entire state administration including Secretariat, Heads of Departments, Divisions, Districts and Subordinate offices. Here, the records are preserved and made available for research and other official and non-official uses.
The chief objective of Directorate of Archives is to provide easy access to archival records to the scholars & researchers.
II. Activities undertaken by Directorate of Archives