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Government Agencies

Guide to Government Records

Finding aid for records which have been created or received by government agencies at the state, county, and municipal level including but not limited to birth, death, marriage, court, land and legislative.

Records Management Guidance

This site is to guide Maryland state, county, and local government agencies in the management of public records.

Maryland Manual Online

A guide to Maryland and its government

Government Archive-It

Capturing Maryland state and local government websites as "slices in time" for reports and publications that may no longer exist on current sites.

Governor's Page

Official Homepage of the Office of the Governor of Maryland

Who Are Your Elected Officials?

Find out who represents you in the Maryland General Assembly and U.S. Congress.

Government Reports & Publications Catalog

Published sources from state agencies including annual reports, press releases and publications.

IPER/ Disaster Recovery

The Intergovernmental Preparedness for Essential Records (IPER) provides records-related emergency preparedness training for state & local governments nationwide.

File Request

Procedures for requesting our files.

Approved Retention Schedules

Provides reference access to state, county and municipal retention schedules that are known by the Archives to have received approval from the State Archivist.
Records TransferRecord Management Forms

Disposal Certificates

Submit Disposal CertificatesDisposal Certificates (2011+)

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