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Course Menu
    1 Course Menu
Module 0: Welcome and Introduction
    2 Navigation
    3 Word from the Archivist, David S. Ferriero
    4 Welcome to NARA
    5 Course Purpose
    6 Course Modules
Module 1: History and Mission of NARA
    7 History and Mission of NARA
    8 Overview and Objectives
    9 Introduction to NARA
    10 Why Do We Have an Archives?
    11 Why NARA Was Formed
    12 How NARA Was Formed
    13 How NARA Has Grown
    14 How We Fit Within the Branches of Government
    15 NARA's Vision, Mission, and Values
    16 NARA's Charter for Change: The Six Pillars of Transformation
    17 Strategic Goals of NARA
    18 What Authority Does NARA Have?
    19 What Authority Does NARA Have? (Continued)
    20 Knowledge Check
    21 Knowledge Check
    22 Knowledge Check
    23 Knowledge Check
    24 Summary
Module 2: NARA Organizations and Its Facilities
    25 NARA Organizations and Its Facilities
    26 Overview and Objectives
    27 Facilities
    28 Office of the Archivist
    29 Deputy Archivist
    30 Structure
    31 Equal Employment Opportunity (NEEO)
    32 National Historical Publications and Records Commission
    33 General Counsel
    34 Congressional Affairs Staff
    35 Office of the Inspector General
    36 Chief Operating Officer
    37 Human Capital Office
    38 Strategy and Communications Office
    39 Structure (Continued)
    40 Federal Register
    41 Agency Services
    42 Research Services
    43 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services
    44 Information Services
    45 Business Support Services
    46 Knowledge Check
    47 Summary
Module 3: Managing Our Government's Information
    48 Managing Our Government's Information
    49 Overview and Objectives
    50 Introduction to Records
    51 Definition of a Record
    52 Records Lifecycle
    53 Knowledge Check
    54 NARA's Operational Records
    55 NARA's Operational Records (Continued)
    56 NARA and the Records Lifecycle
    57 Federal Register
    58 Federal Register (Continued)
    59 Federal Register (Continued)
    60 Knowledge Check
    61 Agency Services: Information Security
Oversight Office
    62 Agency Services: Information Security Oversight Office (Continued)
    63 Knowledge Check
    64 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services:
Center for Legislative Archives
    65 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services: Center for Legislative
Archives (Continued)
    66 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services: Presidential Libraries
    67 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum
Services: Presidential Libraries (Continued)
    68 Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries,
and Museum Services: Presidential
Libraries (Continued)
    69 Knowledge Check
    70 Agency Services: Federal Records Centers
    71 Agency Services: Federal Records Centers
(Continued)
    72 Agency Services: Federal Records Centers (Continued)
    73 Knowledge Check
    74 Agency Services: National Records Management Program
    75 Knowledge Check
    76 Research Services: Custody of Federal Records with
Long Term Value
    77 Knowledge Check
    78 Knowledge Check
    79 Definition and Categories of Holdings
    80 Knowledge Check
    81 Formats of Holdings
    82 Knowledge Check
    83 Holdings Security
    84 Holdings Security
(Continued)
    85 Knowledge Check
    86 Affiliated Archives
    87 Summary
Module 4: Our Customers Matter
    88 Our Customers Matter
    89 Overview and Objectives
    90 NARA's Responsibilities to Our Customers
    91 Who Are Some of Our Customers?
    92 Customer Stories
    93 How We Make Holdings Available
    94 Knowledge Check
    95 Knowledge Check
    96 Finding Aids to the Records
    97 Online Public Access
    98 Archival Research Catalog
    99 NARA Guide to Federal Records/Published Finding Aids
    100 Additional Reference Services
    101 Knowledge Check
    102 Preservation of Electronic Records
    103 Building NARA's Electronic Records Archives
    104 Electronic Records Archives Program
    105 Knowledge Check
    106 Customer Access: Digitization of Holdings
    107 Customer Access: Archival Databases
    108 Customer Access: Office of Government Information Services
    109 Customer Access: Freedom of Information Act
    110 Customer Access: The National Declassification Center
    111 Customer Access: Declassification
    112 Customer Access: Research Services
    113 Customer Access: Presidential Libraries
    114 Customer Access: Federal Records Centers
    115 Customer Access: Federal Register
    116 Knowledge Check
    117 Public Programs and Exhibits
    118 Public Programs
    119 Exhibits
    120 National Archives Foundation
    121 National Archives Foundation (Continued)
    122 Educational Outreach Programs
    123 Special Events
    124 Knowledge Check
    125 Summary
Module 5: Course Summary
    126 Course Summary
Certificate
    127 Print Your Certificate
Module 6: Resources
    128 Resources