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Miriam Drake interviews David Ferriero for Information Today

Information Today

This month’s free article in Information Today is an interview with David Ferriero, the 10th (and current)  Archivist of the U.S.  Among other questiosn, Miriam asked him:

  • How are we progressing in digitizing legacy collections, paper, photos, and others?
  • What is the status of Electronic Records Archive (ERA)? What is its purpose? How much progress has been made in its implementation?
  • How is NARA keeping up with Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests? Is it true that FOIA requests governmentwide are backed up?

Read his answers to these and other questions at  INTERVIEW with David Ferriero: A New Mission for the Librarian Archivist at NARA.

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