Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services
Executive for Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services: Jim B Gardner
Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services (L) coordinates and leads NARA’s education and exhibits programs, the Center for Legislative Archives, the Presidential Libraries system, and the Presidential Materials staff. There are 14 Presidential Libraries nationwide.
This office plans programs and provides outreach to members of Congress and their staffs and initiates contacts with educational institutions, historical societies and other professional associations to foster awareness of NARA. Staff plan and manage proposed libraries for present and future Presidents in close coordination with the White House and other interested parties. Exhibit staff develop new exhibits and services for visitors as well as the loan of materials for exhibit outside the agency participating in policy and strategy development and conducting negotiations with key partners in the development of a national exhibits program.