35+ Years of Freedom of Information Action

Reports from the Office of Technology Assessment

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Published: Oct 8, 2019

Edited by Michael Martelle

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From 1972-1995 the United States Congress maintained the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) to provide analysis to lawmakers on issues related to technology. By the time the office was de-funded in 1995 it had produced a sizeable collection of reports (archived in full by the Federation of American Scientists) on wide-ranging topics.

The National Security Archive Cyber Vault has combed the collection for reports connected to cyber security. These reports are listed below and have been added to the Cyber Vault collection.


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