October is American Archives month, a time to raise awareness about the value of archives & archivists & to celebrate that work.Â One of the ways we are participating this year will be to discuss the work of the Archivist of the United States.
As a kickoff to American Archives Month, I'm am invite you to join us on Google+ for an Ask the Archivist Hangout.Â Â Iâll be answering your questions on Tuesday, September 24, 2â2:30 pm, ET, from my office in the National Archives Building in Washington, DC.Â And if youâre not able to watch it live, the hangout will be posted on YouTube so you can check it out later.
So, what will we talk about?Â Thatâs up to you!Â Send me your questions about what it means to be the Archivist of the United States by posting them in the comments to this blog post, tweet them with the #AskAOTUS hashtag, or post them on Google+ with the same hashtag.Â Iâm ready to answer any questions you might have & I will even show you around my office.Â Iâm eager to hang out with you on September 24!
Â Original Image: Photograph of Radio Broadcast for the March of Dimes with Margaret Truman and Other people, 01/21/1948, National Archives Identifier 199642
Remember: The Hangout is onÂ Tuesday, September 24, 2:00â2:30 pm, ET.
Post your questions now!