- The act of creating a document or file as an official or permanent form of evidence
- The process of officially registering a document or claim with the applicable office or authority to serve as proof of a property title or interest
- The act of capturing sound, images, or other data in a form that can be played back or reproduced
- The creation of a reproducible document, file or data
- A written account that documents a particular event or circumstance
- An official document kept by an authority or public body that chronicles its actions
- An authenticated copy of a document filed with an entrusted officer for safekeeping
- The complete set of documents and papers used or generated during a legal proceeding
- A preserved history or evidence of one's past arrests or convictions
- A medium such as a disc or tape where sound, images, or data have been stored for playback or reproduction
- The court clerk was responsible for maintaining the record of the court proceedings.
- After his arrest, his criminal record was updated to include the new charges.
- The title deed was recorded with the county office to establish her ownership of the house.