Current Articles

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One Hundred Years After the Nineteenth Amendment A New Exhibit Explores the Struggle to Win the Vote

Posted on 9/24/2018
In March 2019, we will open “Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote,” a new exhibit in Washington, DC, that uses National Archives records to tell the story of women’s struggle for voting rights as a critical step toward equal citizenship. The

The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation (FAIC) Seeks Feedback from NAGARA Members

Posted on 9/21/2018
FAIC has created a SurveyMonkey rapid assessment questionnaire for NAGARA members in disaster-affected states.

NARA’s Innovation Hub Expands Access to Records

Posted on 8/2/2018
The core mission of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is to provide public access to Federal Government records. For the first six decades of our existence, that access primarily meant making the records available in research r

European Holocaust Research Infrastructure Fellowship Opportunities

Posted on 7/24/2018
As part of its mission to support the Holocaust research community, the European Holocaust Research Infrastructure is offering various fellowships to researchers and archivists.

Midwest Archives Call for Proposals

Posted on 7/19/2018
The Program Committee invites session proposals touching on the 2019 theme “Innovation, Transformation, Resurgence” from all areas of archival practice and research and from allied fields.

From the AOTUS: Bringing Indian Treaties to a Wider Audience

Posted on 4/18/2018
Since 2014, our neighbor on the National Mall, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), has displayed original treaties between the United States Government and American Indian Nations.

Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principals

Posted on 3/26/2018
The Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles® (ARMA International’s “The Principles”) identify critical hallmarks of information governance and apply to all sizes of organizations, in many industries, and in private and public sectors.

MAC 2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship Applications Solicited

Posted on 2/16/2018
MAC is soliciting applications for the 2018 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students

From the AOTUS: Veterans Services at NARA

Posted on 2/8/2018
We’ve often said that the core mission of NARA is to preserve and provide access to the federal government records in our control. And we do that—every day...

Society of American Archivists 2018 Mark A. Greene Emerging Leader Award – Seeking Nominations!

Posted on 2/8/2018
Do you know a colleague who is in the early stages of an archives career and who exhibits great leadership skills? Please consider nominating her/him for the SAA Mark A. Greene Emerging Leader Award.

ACRL/ RBMS, SAA Release Standardized Statistical Measures and Metrics for Public Services

Posted on 1/29/2018
The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) and the Society of American Archivists (SAA) have developed a new standard, Standardized Statistical Measures and Metrics for Public Services in Archiv