ARMA International is a not-for-profit professional
association and the authority on managing records and information - paper and
The Association was established in 1955. Its approximately 11,000 members
include records managers, archivists, corporate librarians, imaging
specialists, legal professionals, IT managers, consultants, and educators, all
of whom work in a wide variety of industries, including government, legal,
healthcare, financial services, and petroleum in the United States, Canada, and
30-plus other countries.
ARMA International publishes Information Management (IM) magazine, the only
professional journal specifically for professionals who manage records and
information on a daily basis. The award-winning IM journal is published
bi-monthly and features top-drawer articles on the hottest topics in records
and information management today, as well as marketplace news and analysis.
The association also develops and publishes standards and guidelines related to
records management. It was a key contributor to the international records
management standard, ISO-15489.
The ARMA Houston Chapter, with a membership of over 450 persons, is the largest
of the 170 chapters worldwide.