Since 1996, the Internet Archive has been capturing the World Wide Web but also doing so much more to preserve our digital world behind the scenes.
Scholars are anxious about what materials will be preserved and made accessible. Whose priorities come first?
This week, CLOCKSS has announced its new Succession Plan, a key component of its preservation strategy. Today, Roger Schonfeld interviews CLOCKSS executive director Craig van Dyck about the announcement and other digital preservation issues.
Several services attempt to gather up “all” of the content across publishers. This post provides an overview and taxonomy.
A fragmented map found stuffed up a Scottish chimney is restored into a meaningful historical document.
How do you restore a damaged painting? The Metropolitan Museum of Art shows the way.
The era of Big Data raises many questions about why and how data should or can be preserved, who should lead the effort, and what the cost-benefit equation currently is.
A recent study of preservation practices for digital materials raises fundamental questions that aren’t so easy to answer.