A Ready-Made Record Retention Schedule is a pre-built, turnkey, off the shelf records retention schedule that has a pre-defined taxonomy of record classes with country based retention suggestions. The record class taxonomy is based on proven practices from our extensive experience building retention schedules. Record classes include name, code, record examples and other descriptive information. Retention suggestions are derived from Iron Mountain's Legal Research Service which contains a database of curated citations that are managed by a global network of legal experts. The end result is a cost effective, easy to use prepackaged retention schedule that can be used immediately.