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Definition Edit

Archival processing is

[t]he arrangement, description, and housing of archival materials for storage and use by patrons.[1]

Overview Edit

"Archival processing Federal records at the National Archives and Records Administration also entails a review for public access. The review is necessary to remove certain information that would compromise national security, violate the privacy of a living person, or would violate a Federal statute. This information is then indexed so researchers know what has been removed."[2]

References Edit

  1. Society of American Archivists, A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology (2012) (full-text).
  2. Transforming the Security Classification System, at 38.

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