Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen
The National Archives (US) has a blog, NARAtions
http://blogs.archives.gov/online-public-access/ where monthly Constance Potter, Archivist of Archives I Research Support Branch is writing on how to prepare for the release of the 1940 US census on April 2, 2012. For the
first time the census will be released digitally and not on microfilm. You can subscribe to the blog for free. There is a place to enter your e-mail address on the right hand side of the blog at the url entered above.
Additional information on the 1940 US census is available at:
Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee