Who We Are

NAGARA is the preeminent professional association dedicated to the improvement of federal, state, and local government records and information management and the professional development of government records administrators and archivists.

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Annual Conference
St. Paul, MN

July 18 - 20, 2019
InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront
11 Kellogg Boulevard East
Saint Paul, MN 55101-1005

Join with us to celebrate our 35th Anniversary Year!

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Become a Member

NAGARA members enjoy several benefits including access to the NEW NAGARA Resource Library, Member Discussion Forums, the NAGARA Webinar Series (and its archives), incredible networking opportunities, and substantial discounts on seasonally-held regional events and the Annual Conference.

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Recent News and Articles of Interest

Archie Motley Scholarship Committee, Midwest Archives Conference

Posted on 12/18/2018
MAC is soliciting applications for the 2019 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Students of Color. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to students of color pursuing graduate education in archival administration and to encou

From the AOTUS: Further Insight into NARA's Records Scheduling Process

Posted on 12/11/2018
In fall 2018, staff at the National Archives and Records Administration fielded a number of inquiries from parties concerned that valuable records were at risk of destruction. The concerns stemmed from a routine notice in the Federal Register about t

Digital Rights Management White Paper Released

Posted on 11/2/2018
The National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA) announced the release of a white paper addressing the topic of Digital Rights Management (DRM).

Newberg City Recorder & NAGARA Member Sue Ryan Receives Omar City Recorder of the Year Award

Posted on 10/16/2018
The Oregon Association of Municipal Recorders (OAMR) presented Newberg City Recorder Sue Ryan, CMC, with the 2018 City Recorder of the Year award.

Survey on Archival Organizations Inventory Practices in the United States

Posted on 10/10/2018
NAGARA members are invited to participate in a quantitative research analysis investigating how both digital and physical materials are obtained from donor to processing by members of state, regional and national archival associations.

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