Monthly Archives: September 2013

Meeting Our Challenges

This post was written by Miriam Nisbet, former Director of the Office of Government Information Services  We’ve made no secret of how proud we are of all that OGIS has accomplished in its four years. We have assisted hundreds of FOIA … Continue reading

Posted in About FOIA, About OGIS, OGIS's Reports, Ombudsman

Managing Emails & Government Records: Are your ducks in a row?

In his November 28, 2011 Presidential Memorandum -Managing Government Records, President Obama noted “proper records management is the backbone of open Government.” Sound records management helps agencies carry out their missions, promotes accountability by documenting agency activities, and fosters open … Continue reading

Posted in About FOIA, Best practices, Electronic records, Ombudsman, Open Government, Records Management