Digital Archiving Resources

Preserving the Internet

Title

Preserving the Internet

Subject

Web Archiving

Description

The article looks at efforts to preserve the contents of the Internet for future generations. Particular focus is given to the Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT) project, led by computer scientist Kaylev Leetaru, and to the not-for-profit digital library known as the Internet Archive. Topics include the alteration of online documents such as government press releases and the digitization of books and other museum and library collections.

Creator

Shein, Esther

Publisher

Communications of the ACM

Date

2016-01

Contributor

Allen, Amber

Type

Journal Article

Bibliographic Citation

Shein, Esther. "Preserving the Internet." Communications Of The ACM 59, no. 1 (January 2016): 26-28. Business Source Premier, EBSCOhost.

Files

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Citation

Shein, Esther, “Preserving the Internet,” Digital Archiving Resources, accessed September 25, 2017, http://dar.cah.ucf.edu/items/show/326.