Monthly Archives: March 2011

NAGARA Austin e-Forum

This is an update on behalf of our colleagues at NAGARA – The National Association of Government Archivists and Records Administrators. The detailed, on-site program for the 2011 Electronic Records Forum, a unique conference focusing on current issues in Electronic … Continue reading

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Transformation: What it Means For Our Customers

You have heard about it. You have seen the press release. You may even have read about it on the Archivist’s own blog. But really, what does it mean to our records management customers? First of all, let’s go back … Continue reading

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OPM and Information Management Positions

We have heard from OPM that they are proposing a new occupational series to encompass information management positions in the Federal government. This came from an memo they have sent to Human Resources Officers in the government. The memo requests … Continue reading

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New Web Content for Federal Agency Users of ERA

An update from Michael Carlson, ERA Adoption Coordinator NARA has posted a new home page with content on what federal agency users need to do to get started using NARA’s Electronic Records Archives (ERA). The 30 Departments and Agencies that … Continue reading

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Save The Date: RACO 2011

Mark Your Calendar for our 23rd RACO Conference! Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at the National Archives and Records Administration McGowan Theater located at 7th and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. This year’s theme is: “Forging Ahead: Meeting the Challenges of … Continue reading

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Update on ERA Rollout

An update from the ERA Adoption Coordinator. As many of you know, on November 16, 2010, NARA informed the 30 Departments and Agencies that constitute the Chief Information Officers’ Council that it would begin expanding the use of ERA in … Continue reading

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2010 Records Management Self-Assessment Report Released

The 2010 Records Management Self-Assessment Report has been released and is now¬†available on our website (.pdf). Recall that in May 2010, we issued the mandatory annual records management self-assessment (RMSA) to Federal agencies. This followed the pilot self-assessment that was … Continue reading

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