Archival Census and Education Needs Survey in the United States

n. (abbr. A*CENSUS) a detailed census of the archives community in the United States led by the Society of American Archivists


SAA conducted the first A*CENSUS in 2004. Data from A*CENSUS can be found at Planning for the second iteration of the survey, A*CENSUS II, began in 2018 with data collection in 2021. SAA received funding from the Institute for Museum and Library Services for both surveys.