Current Articles

NAGARA members are able to submit news articles to [email protected] 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.

2022 NAGARA RFP

Posted on 5/19/2022
The National Association of Government Archives and Records Administration (NAGARA) is seeking proposals for association management services. (MORE)...

AOTUS: Eternal Vigilance

Posted on 4/7/2022
At the National Archives we recognize that generations of recordkeeping practices have underrepresented and marginalized those who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC). (READ MORE)

NAGARA Announces Results of the 2022/2023 Board of Directors Election

Posted on 4/6/2022
NAGARA is pleased to announce the results of this year's Board of Directors Election... (READ MORE)

NAGARA Affinity Groups Survey Results

Posted on 4/5/2022
NAGARA is thrilled to announce the introduction of NAGARA Affinity Groups! Affinity Groups are a collection of people linked by a common interest or purpose. (READ MORE)

AOTUS: Reparative Description at NARA

Posted on 2/1/2022
In the summer of 2020, I chartered an agency-wide Task Force on Racism. One of the recommendations from the Task Force was to establish a working group that would develop an agency-wide approach to reparative description. (READ MORE)

Letter from the Archivist - Changes at NARA to Advance Equity

Posted on 12/10/2021
As part of our commitment to advancing equity and integrating the principles of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) into agency decision-making, the National Archives and Records Administration is making changes...

Letter from the Archivist - Reopening Research Rooms

Posted on 11/7/2021
The Archivist of the United States (AOTUS) has shared the following letter concerning research rooms at the National Archives. NAGARA members, and all those doing research at the archives, are encouraged to read it and share with everyone interested.

AOTUS: Valuing Equity and Diversity

Posted on 10/22/2021
Last spring, my Task Force on Racism issued a report that laid out numerous recommendations to improve equity in our agency and our work... (READ MORE)

NAGARA's 2021 READI Survey Results

Posted on 10/20/2021
Read more about the NAGARA's READI Committee Survey, which was created to seek input from members on how the association can better support them.