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The Buzz

The National Archives' Newsletter about Online Access

"The Buzz: The National Archives' Newsletter about Online Access" is a bimonthly digest and outlet for news relating to online access to the National Archives records and collections. The newsletter also features online access developments in the archives profession, both nationally and internationally.


Current Issue: The Buzz, November 2009

Highlights in this issue include two new features on the NARAtions blog, a look at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's World War 1 era postcard digitization project, and updates on digitally described NARA records.

Past Issues:

The Buzz, September 2009

The Buzz, June 2009

The Buzz, March 2009

The Buzz, December 2008

The Buzz, September 2008

The Buzz, June 2008


infoWe may use acronyms and buzz words that are not defined in the newsletter. See our Frequently Used Acronyms and Buzz Words.


We will post issues of "The Buzz" online as PDF files. Print copies may be available in some NARA research rooms.


National Archives staff members may contribute to "The Buzz" as regular or one-time contributors. We also welcome ideas for features or one-time submissions. Please contact us at if you have any questions, suggestions, or comments.

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