nformation Governance Resources

Information Governance and Data Protection Resources, Standards & Guidelines

This comprehensive set of links includes “standards” and “guidelines” as well as other useful resources for individuals involved in Information Governance and Data Protection and is updated regularly. Primary resources are linked where possible.

Information Governance is an organization’s coordinated, interdisciplinary approach to satisfying information compliance requirements and managing information risks while optimizing information value. – The Sedona Conference®


Popular IG / Data Protection Standards, Directives, Frameworks and Guidelines

ISO Standards

US Regulatory Rules, Laws, Directives & Agencies

Notable US State Specific Data Security, Protection and Privacy Laws

Notable Global Regulatory Rules, Laws, Directives & Agencies

Information Management, Archives, Data Security and Privacy Organizations

Notable Academic and Certification Programs

Health Information Management Specific Resources

Email Retention Rules and Guidance

IG Periodicals, Weblogs & ListServs

Disaster Recovery Resources

Miscellaneous IG and Records Resources and Articles