About the Archives

Our holdings include all Presidential Materials, textual and audiovisual from the Reagan Administration, Reagan Family and other Personal Collections

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The Presidential Records Act

44 U.S.C. SECTION 2201-2209

The Presidential Records Act is the primary legislation for the operation of the Reagan Library

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Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests

P.L. 114-185

The Freedom of Information Act allows public citizens to gain access to ongoing government documents and historical and archival records.

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Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) Requests

MDR Requests allow researchers and the general public to create "on demand" requests for declassification of national security classified information

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We can help you properly cite our holdings.

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Reproduction Orders

You may request reproductions of most of our archival material. Please use the links below to find out how.

Planning a Research Visit

The Research Room is currently by appointment only. Please email reagan.library@nara.gov to schedule your appointment.

Ask an Archivist

Need assistance with anything further? Please contact the Reagan Library archives staff.