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New Strategic Plan for NARA Sets Ambitious Goals

A few months ago it was my pleasure to sign off on a document that will guide the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) into a bold future: our strategic plan for 2014 to 2018.

This is not a top-secret document or a mandated report to be dropped into a manila folder in a gray file cabinet. The strategic plan is NARA's road map to the future: a twenty-four-page document that spells out the four simple yet dynamic goals that we will pursue over the next five years.

To develop this plan we talked with our customers, staff, donors, stakeholders, and many others. I want to thank everyone, including the OAH and its members, for taking the time to read our draft plan and provide informed comments. The result is an ambitious plan that builds on the six outcomes of the transformation we have undergone in the past few years. Read more >

Posted: June 13, 2014
Tagged: From the Archivist of the US