Digitization at the National Archives (NARA)
Relevant NARA Guidance
- Technical Guidelines for Digitizing Archival Materials for Electronic Access (2004)
- Lifecycle Data Requirement Guide (frequent updates)
- NARA 1571, Archival Storage Standards
- Preservation Guidelines for Contractors Handling Records and Historical Materials
- NARA 1701, Loans of Holdings in NARA's Physical and Legal Custody
Note: This was originally published as Appendix B of the draft digitizing plan.