As we move into the post-pandemic period, we realize there remains confusion over availability and procedures for performing research at National Archives facilities across the country. In response to requests from NCH and many of our member organizations, NARA has prepared this update on the status of their research rooms. Below are detailed instructions from more >
The US Senate today voted (52-45) to confirm Dr. Colleen Joy Shogan to serve as the 11th Archivist of the United States. NCH congratulates Dr. Shogan. We look forward to working with her on the many challenges facing the National Archives.
Recently the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR) developed a detailed set of recommendations suggesting much-needed reforms of the federal government rules and regulations controlling the declassification of federal and presidential records. The National Security Archive was also involved in the development of the proposal. The National Coalition for History (NCH) has endorsed more >