Archival metrics and user evaluation for government archives
This project aligned with the National Historical Publications and Records Commission’s (NHPRC) strategic goal to promote the dissemination and use of historical records. The project developed tools by which grant-making organizations can access the impact of archives upon users and fostered a culture of assessment among the repositories that are the custodians of our public records.
Start date: 1/1/2009
End date: 9/30/2011
Archival Metrics and User Evaluation for Government Archives, National Archives and Records Administration; $229,498
As the nation’s record keeper, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) serves American democracy by safeguarding and preserving the records of the Government, ensuring that the people can discover, use, and learn from this documentary heritage.