The following announcement was written by Archives.com:
Today Archives.com and the National Archives are revealing the website that will host the 1940 Census beginning April 2, 2012: 1940census.archives.gov. We encourage you to bookmark the website, and watch the informational video providing behind-the-scenes look at the preparations made to publish the 1940 Census.
Please share this website and video with others!
There are only 40 days until April 2nd, a day eagerly anticipated by genealogists, historians, and academics alike. Archives.com and the National Archives are working diligently to bring you a website that makes it easy to explore the 1940 Census images. This will be the only website hosting the 1940 Census images on April 2nd.
To learn more about the 1940 Census and how you can prepare, visit Archives.com/1940census. Find Archives.com on Facebook or Twitter, and follow the conversation at #1940census.