The NDSA Agenda

The NDSA Agenda for Digital Stewardship, previously called the National Agenda of Digital Stewardship, is written by the NDSA Agenda Working Group.

About the NDSA Agenda for Digital Stewardship

The NDSA Agenda is a comprehensive overview of the state of global digital preservation. It casts its eye over current research trends, grants, projects, and various efforts spanning the preservation ecosystem. The agenda identifies successes and ongoing challenges in addition to providing some tangible recommendations to both researcher and practitioner alike. As both an overview and comprehensive dive into digital preservation issues, the audience ranges from high level to hands on experts. Funders can use this report as a signpost for the overall state of the profession.


All of the NDSA Agendas are linked below and can be found on the NDSA Agenda OSF page.

  • 2020 Agenda
  • 2015 Agenda and Executive Summary
  • 2014 Agenda and Executive Summary