ARMA International

ARMA International is the community of records management, information management, and information governance professionals who harness the benefits and reduce the risks of information. It is the world’s leading membership organization, serving almost 6,000 professionals who manage and govern information.

ARMA provides resources, education, certification, and unparalleled networking opportunities. It set the standards and best practices that you leverage to address your full information lifecycle. When it comes to managing an organization’s most vital asset – information – ARMA has the comprehensive resources to secure your success.

Vision Statement

To be the driving force that enables organizations to harness the strategic power of information.

Mission Statement

To empower the community of information professionals to advance their careers, organizations, and the profession.


The membership of ARMA International has reached a consensus that the association’s most unique value to the information community is derived from the following:

  • Professional standard-setting and best practice frameworks
  • Current news, events, and industry trends
  • Network of local chapters providing opportunities for in-person training and leadership development
  • Certification preparation and continuing education