Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Special Access and FOIA

About Us


The Special Access and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Program of Research Services at the National Archives at College Park, MD is responsible for:

  • Logging and tracking requests for sensitive archival records under the FOIA
  • Processing and providing access to highly sensitive collections of records housed at the National Archives at College Park



How to File a FOIA Request

Learn more about filing a FOIA Request  

For additional questions regarding FOIA requests at NARA please see our FOIA Reference Guide


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