2015 Articles Archives

From the Archivist of the United States

Posted on 11/19/2015
When Doug Swanson, the visitor services manager for the National Archives Museum, saw a group of veterans getting a special tour one morning last spring, he was curious.

Call for Proposals and Registration for Best Practices Exchange (BPE) 2015

Posted on 8/24/2015
REMINDER: Time is running short REGISTRATION is OPEN and CALL for SESSION PROPOSALS form is AVAILABLE online.

Arizona State Archivist Receives Life-Time Achievement Award

Posted on 8/6/2015
We are pleased to announce that Arizona State Archivist Dr. Melanie Sturgeon, a long-time member of NAGARA and a former NAGARA Board member, has received the Conference of Inter-Mountain Archivists (CIMA) 2015 Life-Time Achievement Award. The honor i

From the Archivist of the United States

Posted on 7/29/2015
By David S. FerrieroArchivist of the United States This spring was a special time at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). It was our 30th birthday as an independent agency.Archivist Robert Warner (1980???1985) had made it his top

NHPRC Strategic Plan: We Need Your Help!

Posted on 7/17/2015
Dear NAGARA Board and Members, For the past 50 years the National Historical Publications and Records Commission has been awarding grants from the National Archives to projects that preserve and publish historical records. As we look to the future, w

Joint Statement on Conducting Public Business in Non-Government Email Accounts

Posted on 6/15/2015
CoSA, NAGARA, and SAA believe that the public trust requires officials at all levels of government to be familiar with and to follow all applicable local, state, and federal laws for recordkeeping requirements.

NARA Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

Posted on 5/28/2015
Each May, the nation celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, which honors the perseverance, courage, and impact of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community on our nation. This year???s theme, ???Asian-Pacific Americans Are Everywhe

Help Us Strengthen Open Government

Posted on 3/8/2015
David S. FerrieroArchivist of the United States --As reported at the Joint NAGARA/CoSA Meeting in Austin in July 2015, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is an active participant for the development of the third US Open Governmen