Records management

In this Tuesday, June 18, 2019 photo a sign for the entrance to the National Archives is seen in College Park, Md. A Virginia National Guard sergeant is accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland, at least the second theft case involving the research facility. Robert Rumsby, of Fredericksburg, Va., told investigators he took dog tags that belonged to four U.S. airmen killed in plane crashes in 1944, according to a criminal complaint filed in federal court last month. (AP Photo/Michael Kunzelman)

Tennessee Valley Authority takes on NARA’s digitization mandate

Records are made up of a variety of formats. What were primarily reports on paper make up about 70% of what is generated at TVA.

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/ipuwadolBusinessman working on laptop computer with electronics document icons, E-document management, online documentation database, paperless office concept

NARA targets collaboration platforms, social media for improved records management

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Colleen Shogan

Veteran records bill advances in Senate, but panel deadlocks on NARA nominee

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(Erin Scott/The New York Times via AP, Pool)Chairman Sen. Gary Peters., D-Mich., speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs & Senate Rules and Administration joint hearing on Capitol Hill, Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, to examine the January 6th attack on the Capitol. (Erin Scott/The New York Times via AP, Pool)

Senators want to eliminate any conflicts of interest with government contractors

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Partnership for Public ServicePaul Friday, Census Bureau

Census Bureau senior scientist, Sammies finalist, to thank for game-changing data developments

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(National Archives and Records Administration photo)National Archives and Records Administration - National Personnel Records Center

Pandemic-induced backlog sparks new efforts to digitize military records at NARA

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OMB blocks sale of National Archives facility listed as underutilized, citing tribal records

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NARA gauging agencies’ confidence to meet 2022 e-records deadline after COVID-19 delays

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Library of Congress

Library of Congress gathering pandemic documents, artifacts to preserve history

The Library of Congress is putting together collections showing the scope of the pandemic. Director of the Special Collections Directorate Michelle Light…

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Donald Trump

Will Trump’s mishandling of records leave a hole in history?

At the moment President-elect Joe Biden takes the oath of office on Wednesday, the National Archives and Records Administration will take custody of Donald…

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Storing the Navy’s history for safe keeping

Construction is underway – reconstruction more accurately – at a complex of ancient buildings at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard, under the auspices of the Naval History and Heritage Command.

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