May 26, 2022

Reclaim the Records Files FOIA Request For “Billions of Digital Images and Associated Text Metadata Created Through the United States National Archives and Records Administration’s Digitization Partnership Program”

From Reclaim the Records FOIA Request:

On October 14, 2020, Reclaim The Records made a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to the United States National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), asking for billions (yes, billions) of digital images and their associated text metadata, to return online access to American historical documents to the public.

Learn More, Read the Complete FOIA Request

Hat Tip & Thanks: @personanondata

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.