Protecting Public Records While You Telework

Teleworking presents challenges for public records management. Here are some tips for making sure your public records remain secure when you work from home.

Electronic Records Day 2019: Social Media as a Public Record

Electronic Records Day is once again upon us!  For those who are not aware, Electronic Records Day is recognized every year on October 10 and it is designed to raise awareness among state government agencies, the general public, related professional organizations, and other stakeholders, about the crucial role electronic records play in our world. This…

NC Attorney General’s 2019 Guide to Open Government

In March of 2019, the North Carolina Attorney General, Josh Stein, released The North Carolina Open Government Guide. The guide is a concise resource for North Carolinians on public records and open meetings law. Local and state government employees may find the guide useful for its tips on fulfilling public records requests, exemptions from disclosure…

New Phone Numbers for Archives Staff

Effective Wednesday, October 10, 2018, the Division of Archives and Records, including the Government Records Section staff, will have new phone numbers.  The new numbers for the Government Records Section are listed below and can also be found via the contact page located in the blog’s main menu.  The remaining Archives staff numbers can be…