Digital Archiving Resources

Web Archives for Researchers: Representations, Expectations and Potential Uses

Title

Web Archives for Researchers: Representations, Expectations and Potential Uses

Subject

Web archiving

Description

In their online article for D-Lib magazine, authors Stirling, Chevallier, and Illien cover issues important to researchers using the web from problems of legitimacy to the functionality of search engines. The authors discuss the changing perceptions to research on the web and focus particular attention to the use of web archiving as a means of legitimate and practical academic research. Guidelines and suggestions regarding content and selection policy of digital archives are of particular use as well as suggestions on providing adequate and useful descriptions of the archives themselves.

Creator

Stirling, Peter
Chevallier, Philippe
Illien, Gildas

Publisher

D-Lib Magazine

Date

2012

Contributor

Polk, Victoria

Rights

Peter Stirling, Philippe Chevallier and Gildas Illien

Type

Online Journal

Identifier

http://www.dlib.org/dlib/march12/stirling/03stirling.html

Bibliographic Citation

Stirling, Peter, Philippe Chevallier, and Gildas Illien. "Web Archives for Researchers: Representations, Expectations and Potential Uses." D-Lib Magazine 18.3/4 (2012): n. pag. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

Files

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Citation

Stirling, Peter, Chevallier, Philippe , and Illien, Gildas , “Web Archives for Researchers: Representations, Expectations and Potential Uses,” Digital Archiving Resources, accessed September 25, 2017, http://dar.cah.ucf.edu/items/show/30.