National Archives and Records Administration

National Archives and Records Administration

National Archives clears pandemic-era backlog for vet records, seeks to digitize decades of paper

Archivist of the United States Colleen Shogan told Federal News Network in an interview Friday that NPRC employees who put in extra hours on holidays and…

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Federal records officers see need for automation, collaboration across agencies

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What does the Veterans Affairs Department do when disaster strikes one of its record-storage facilities?

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NARA targets collaboration platforms, social media for improved records management

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Carla Hayden,

The Librarian of Congress marks a cool seven years in the job

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Colleen Shogan

A conversation with America’s 11th National Archivist and the first woman

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FILE - This June 18, 2019, file photo shows a sign for the entrance to the National Archives in College Park, Md. A Virginia National Guard sergeant accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland has pleaded guilty to a theft charge. (AP Photo/Michael Kunzelman, File)

National Archives issues new guidance to ensure agencies properly manage federal records on platforms like Zoom

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NARA projects eliminating veterans records backlog by December

The National Archives has a plan to eliminate the pandemic-era backlog and avoid similar situations in the future.

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Trump Classified Documents

The government’s secrets apparatus could collapse under its own weight

Former President Donald Trump, former vice president Mike Pence, and President Joe Biden don’t have much in common. But all three got caught with classified…

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Federal records chief says ‘culture of paper’ persists at agencies

U.S. Chief Records Officer Laurence Brewer talks about progress and challenges in realizing a fully electronic government.

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