Current Articles

NAGARA members are able to submit news articles to for review and approval.  Please include: (1) Title of Article, (2) Publish Date, (3) Link to original content if online, (4) By line if needed.

Texas Historical Records Advisory Board Announces 2019 Archival Award of Excellence Recipients

Posted on 10/2/2019
The Texas Historical Records Advisory Board (THRAB) is pleased to announce that the C.L. Sonnichsen Special Collections at the University of Texas at El Paso Library and Brenda Lincke Fisseler, former volunteer with Lavaca County, have been chosen to

Toward an All-Electronic Federal Government

Posted on 10/1/2019
Our 2018–2022 Strategic Plan embraces a vision that ensures ongoing access to extraordinary volumes of government informa­tion in electronic forms and commits us to take significant steps to enable this transformation. In pursuit of that vision, the

HEART Call for Applications is Open!

Posted on 9/18/2019
HEART (Heritage Emergency and Response Training) 2019 will take place December 9–13, 2019, at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC. This year’s HEART program builds upon the DC program launched in 2017 and further refined through state and t

Be Prepared!

Posted on 8/28/2019
Tropical Storm Dorian has the potential to impact Florida as tropical storm or hurricane conditions, including storm surge along portions of Florida’s east coast, increase. It’s important that all individuals and cultural institutions prepare for pos

One Giant Leap . . .

Posted on 8/19/2019
What started, according to Dan Rooney, the chief of our Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Branch, was a major preservation and digitization project that significantly increased access to the National Archives’ film and audio recordings relating to the

From the AOTUS OGIS The FOIA Ombudsman

Posted on 6/25/2019
This September will mark the 10th anniversary of a part of the National Archives and Records Administration that performs a valuable service for Federal agencies and the public. The Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) opened its doors in

Statement in Support of H.R. 2978: Reauthorizing the National Historical Publications and Records Co

Posted on 6/10/2019
NAGARA and National Archival Associations statement of support of H.R. 2978 - Reauthorizing the National Historical Publications and Records Commission

ICRM Announces Strategic Partnership with University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies

Posted on 6/6/2019
The Institute is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies (SCS) that aligns the education and exams provided in its Records & Information Management Certificate with the requirements for

From the AOTUS Public Service Recognition Week 2019

Posted on 4/18/2019
The calendar is filled with special days, weeks, and months earmarked for honoring groups of people, historical events, and even particular foods. As an historical institution, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) observes many of

NAGARA Statement on Texas House Bill 1962

Posted on 4/8/2019
NAGARA calls upon the Texas State Legislature to remove Section 441.206(b) of House Bill (HB) 1962. NAGARA is greatly concerned that this legislation, which grants ownership and legal custody of archival legislative records to legislative entities...

Join NAGARA at DCLive

Posted on 3/27/2019
NAGARA is excited to announce that we will be attending DCLive. Come see us in-person to learn more about NAGARA, our annual conference, or JOIN NAGARA today.