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Walking the WALK; Facilitating Interdisciplinary Web Archive Collaboration
The growth of digital sources since the advent of the World Wide Web in 1991, and the commencement of widespread web archiving in 1996, presents profound new opportunities for social and cultural analysis. In simple terms, ...
Content Selection and Curation for Web Archiving; The Gatekeepers vs the Masses (Presentation)
Any preservation effort must begin with an assessment of what content to preserve, and web archiving is no different. There have historically been two answers to the question "what should we archive?'' The Internet Archive's ...
Hands on with warcbase
Warcbase is an open-source platform for managing web archives built on Hadoop and HBase. The platform provides a flexible data model for storing and managing raw content as well as metadata and extracted knowledge. Tight ...
Engaging the Public with Web Archives: Providing Access to 10 Years of Political History with WebArchives.ca
Introduction The growth of digital sources since the advent of the World Wide Web in 1990-91 presents profound opportunities for historians. Large web archives contain billions of webpages, and now make it possible ...
An exploratory look at 3,039,804 #elxn42 tweets
This presentation examines the tools, approaches, collaboration, and findings of the Web Archives for Historical Research Group around the capture and analysis of Twitter for the 2015 Canadian Federal Election. While ...