Preserving Records

OpenTheGovernment.org Testimony at NARA Oversight Hearing

Patrice McDermott, Director of OpenTheGovernment.org, testified on May 14, 2008, before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee's Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security, at a hearing titled National Archives Oversight: Protecting Our Nation's History for Future Generations.

NARA-iArchives Digitization Agreement

On January 10, 2007, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) entered into a non-exclusive agreement with iArchives, Inc. to make digitized documents and pictures available on the Footnote website (Footnote is owned by iArchives, Inc.). So far, Footnote has digitized 4.5 million pages of NARA documents.