CFParticipation: NARA’s Revised Digitization Strategy

The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) has requested input on its revised Digitization Strategy, which is part of the National Archives 2014-2018 Strategic Plan.

Marcus Most, Director of the Digitization Division at the National Archives, notes:

Our revised strategy outlines some key approaches to digitization at NARA:

  • Cultivating partnerships with institutions and organizations from a variety of fields and business models to continue and expand on the success of our current digitization partnerships.
  • Encouraging public engagement in the digitization of our records by establishing a Contributor status for donated images and actively working with researchers to gather digital images of NARA holdings.
  • Creating a ‚Äúculture of digitization‚ÄĚ within NARA by incorporating a focus on online access into our work processes.

Comments are requested by November 14, 2014.

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