All posts for category: Press

GPO: Web Harvesting Pilot Project

March 1st, 2013

  “In late 2011, Library Services and Content Management (LSCM) and OAM staff developed a pilot project to test an implementation of the Internet Archive’s Heritrix-based Archive-It, which is a ... Read More

Smithsonian Now Using Archive-It to Crawl Websites

February 26th, 2013

“In September 2012, the Smithsonian Institution Archives began using Archive-It, a service of the Internet Archive, to crawl its almost 250 websites…While Archive-It uses the same software for crawling and ... Read More

The Humanities, Digitized

May 30th, 2012

When the largest tsunami in Japan’s recorded history struck in March 2011, wreaking horrific damage up and down the northeastern coast, Folger Fund professor of history Andrew Gordon recalls that ... Read More

Digital Preservation Is Cultural Literacy

April 26th, 2012

While digital preservation might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about K-12 curricula, in fact teaching kids about Web archiving, digitization, media storage, and collection ... Read More