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The Wayback Machine, a digital archive of the World Wide Web, has reached a landmark with 400 billion webpages indexed.  This makes it possible to surf the web as it looked anytime from late 1996 up until a few hours ago. … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/05/09/wayback-machine-hits-400000000000/
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In 2005, Hugh McGuire asked: “Can the net harness a bunch of volunteers to help bring books in the public domain to life through podcasting?” The answer is yes. Thanks to the help of many, LibriVox, the nonprofit organization he … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/09/26/over-7000-free-audio-books-librivox-and-its-new-look/
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Last year a group of inspired digital residents created fantastic tumblr’s using the things they found interesting in the Internet Archive.   We’re proud to unveil these projects, one per week, throughout the year. They’ll each be posted at the Internet … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/01/16/archive-tumblr-fun-announcing-a-year-of-tumblr-residencies/
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The Internet Archive is working with partners to preserve our musical heritage. The music collections started 8 years ago with the etree.org live music recordings and grew when we started hosting netlabels. Now through new efforts and partnerships we have … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Live Music Archive, Music, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/10/28/building-music-libraries/
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  We are honored for Brewster Kahle and the Internet Archive to be profiled in today’s San Francisco Chronicle on page 1. Thank you, Chronicle! http://www.sfgate.com/default/article/Brewster-Kahle-s-Internet-Archive-3946898.php
Topics: Announcements, News, brewster kahle, San Francisco Chronicle
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/10/14/san-francisco-chronicle-profile-page-1/
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Associated Press Story The books on our Open Library site. Press release: More than doubling the number of books available to print disabled people of all ages, today the Internet Archive launched a new service that brings free access to … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive, Books Archive, Education Archive, News, Open Library
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2010/11/26/3424/
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Today we updated the Wayback Machine with much more data and some code improvements.  Now we cover from late 1996 to December 9, 2012 so you can surf the web as it was up until a month ago.  Also, we … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/01/09/updated-wayback/
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Dear Friends, Today we launch our End-of-Year Campaign.  Once a year, I ask all of you to keep the Internet Archive going and growing stronger.   Please help us reach our goal of raising $1.5 million by the end of the year.  Your support will … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/12/03/430-billion-web-pages-saved-help-us-do-more/
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Love the dreamers– they make life worth living. Right now many are looking into bitcoin and seeing their dreams in the reflection.  And like all things bitcoin, this is playing out in public view, so we see other’s hopes and … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, bitcoin
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/12/25/dreams-reflected-in-bitcoin/
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At our Annual Event last week, the Archive announced a variety of new projects and plans, including our new beta interface, our compact book scanner, and our progress in tracking political ads on television. The event (full video is here) … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Software Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/11/05/inviting-the-internet-over-to-play/
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GNN.tv produced a get-out-the-vote Eminem video that they uploaded to the Archive. While we have a gigabit connection to the Internet, even that is being pounded by this movie. We are serving more around 2 videos each second at this … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Video Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2004/10/27/eminem-music-video-stretches-the-archive/
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Aaron Swartz Memorial Thursday, January 24th at the Internet Archive. Downloadable version, and links to speakers. Aaron’s girlfriend Taren’s and Open Access activist Carl Malamud’s gripping calls to action.   Eulogy by Brewster Kahle, written January 12, 2013: Aaron Swartz, … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/01/12/aaron-swartz-hero-of-the-open-world-rip/
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Ten Petabytes (10,000,000,000,000,000 bytes) of cultural material saved! On Thursday, 25 October, hundreds of Internet Archive supporters, volunteers, and staff celebrated addition of the 10,000,000,000,000,000th byte to the Archive’s massive collections. We also announced full 80Terabyte web crawl to researchers; … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/10/26/10000000000000000-bytes-archived/
On The Media’s TLDR CNN Huffington Post Philly.com Fast Company We are about to receive a remarkable private collection of video taped U.S. television news that spans 35 years.  We welcome contributions of TV news recorded before the year 2001 … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Marion Stokes, television, television news archive, TV news
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/11/22/a-dream-to-preserve-tv-news-on-the-road-to-realization-with-your-help/
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The Internet Archive is now offering over 1,000,000 torrents including our live music concerts, the Prelinger movie collection, the librivox audio book collection, feature films, old time radio, lots and lots of books, and all new uploads from our patrons … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/08/07/over-1000000-torrents-of-downloadable-books-music-and-movies/
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Presentation by Brewster Kahle, Internet Archive Digital Librarian at Ford Foundation NetGain gathering, — a call from 5 top foundations to think big about prospects for our digital future. Hi, I’m Brewster Kahle, Founder of the Internet Archive. For 25 … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, brewster kahle, distributed Web, Ford Foundation, NetGain, privacy, security
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2015/02/11/locking-the-web-open-a-call-for-a-distributed-web/
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UI / UX Advances in Freeing Information Enslaved by an Ancient Egyptian Model  Or… Why Video Scrolling is so Last Millenniums In creating an open digital research library of television news, we have been challenged by being unable to reference … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/05/07/let-our-video-go/
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It’s Copyright Week, and many organizations are highlighting the need to make works in the public domain readily accessible. One of the many challenges we face sounds almost paradoxical: works in the public domain are often not publicly available. The … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/01/14/public-access-to-the-public-domain-copyright-week/
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Announcing the launch of the fully redesigned TV News Archive. This research library, originally released in September 2012, is a free service provided as a way to enhance the capabilities of journalists, scholars, teachers, librarians, civic organizations and other engaged … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Television Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/04/01/tv-news-intro/
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Saturday, November 8, 2014 Internet Archive 300 Funston Ave San Francisco, CA 94119 The Internet Archive is hosting an Aaron Swartz Day Celebration on what would have been Aaron’s 28th birthday: November 8, 2014, from 6-10:30 pm. RSVP TO THIS … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/10/30/invitation-to-aaron-swartz-day-nov-8-in-sf/
(Cited in Forbes) Because of recent news reports, I wanted to cross check the cost feasibility of the NSA’s recording all of the US phonecalls and processing them. These estimates show only $27M in capital cost, and $2M in electricity … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/06/15/cost-to-store-all-us-phonecalls-made-in-a-year-in-cloud-storage-so-it-could-be-datamined/
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Yippie! The Live music archive just received its 10,000th concert recording! Congratulations and thanks to the etree community and the artists and bands that have a made this a fantastic repository of creative works. http://www.archive.org/audio A few stats: Now stored: … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive, Live Music Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2004/03/26/live-music-archive-at-10000-concerts/
On the front page of the Sunday, March 4th New York Times is an article about the Physical Archive of the Internet Archive titled “In a Flood Tide of Digital Data, an Ark Full of Books” by David Streitfeld of … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/03/04/page-1-of-the-nytimes-in-a-flood-tide-of-digital-data-an-ark-full-of-books/
Twenty five years ago Tiananmen Square was splashed with the blood of protestors. For seven weeks they had banded together to advocate a democratic future for the Peoples Republic of China. Their voices were stilled June 4, 1989 by the … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/06/04/peering-at-a-dark-time-in-tiananmen-square-through-stokes-archive-glass/
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  Year-end donations went past our goal of $1 million (almost $1.3m !) – thank you all for donating.    With this money we can buy the ten racks (10 petabytes, 10,000,000,000,000,000bytes) of server space to store the upcoming books music … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/01/01/servers-for-the-new-year-thank-you/
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“Alexandria 2.0: One Millionaire’s Quest to Build the Biggest Library on Earth” published in Wired Magazine.   Thank you to writer Matt Simon, and photographer Ariel Zambelich for the nice piece and non-typical images.  
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/08/21/wired-piece-on-the-interent-archive/
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Thanks to the generous support of our users we raised $250,000 in donations during the month of December, and with the 3-to-1 match from one of our donors that gives us $1,000,000!  We raised enough to purchase 4 petabytes of … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/12/31/thanks-a-million/
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Hundreds of libraries reached the milestone of offering 3 million freely downloadable texts yesterday through the Internet Archive website.  Our 3 millionth text is a Galileo pamphlet from the rare book collection of the University of Toronto. Internet Archive has … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2011/09/17/3-million-texts-for-free/
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Thanks to Jason Scott, lots of deep collecting communities, and volunteers, Jason is announcing that the Internet Archive now hosts some very large software and computer documentation collections, maybe the largest overall host. Yippie! Now we all have to make … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Software Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/04/14/archive-of-historical-computer-software-is-here/
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We have hit a major milestone: 50,000 individual shows by 2924 bands are now freely downloadable and streamable from http://www.archive.org/details/etree What a success for the commons! (from Tyler’s post: http://www.archive.org/iathreads/post-view.php?id=195573 ) Project starts in aug/sept 2002 … 10,000 shows March … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive, Live Music Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2008/06/18/milestone-50000-free-live-music-concert/
Brewster Kahle is honored to receive the 2013 LITA/Library Hi Tech Award for Outstanding Communication in Library and Information Technology this year.   It will be awarded at the American Library Association meeting in Chicago in June. http://www.ala.org/news/pr?id=13005  
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/05/10/brewster-kahle-to-be-honored-with-2013-amer-lib-assoc-litalibrary-hi-tech-award/
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A group of edu, org, com and gov organizations are announcing an Open Content system in the tradition of Open Source software. The Internet Archive is a participant and administering the group. Please take a look at: http://www.opencontentalliance.org -brewster
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2005/10/02/open-content-alliance-call-for-participation/
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For Immediate Release March 27, 2008 Internet Archive Brings Free Ultra High-Speed Internet to Public Housing San Francisco : The Internet Archive, a San Francisco-based organization dedicated to preserving a record of the Internet and to increasing access to the … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2008/04/13/free-ultra-high-speed-internet-to-public-housing/
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A new feature allows people to explore the music movie and book collections on the Internet Archive using other patron’s bookmarks. http://www.archive.org/bookmarks-explore.php A personal bookmark can be set on any details page and then seen on your own bookmarks page: … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/02/19/bookmark-explorer-2/
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The movies music and education team are now putting some fun highlights in a blog… give it a shot: http://internetarchive.wordpress.com/ -brewster
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/11/25/try-the-new-archive-blog/
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http://www.boingboing.net/2007/05/13/npr_science_friday_s.html
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/05/13/book-digitization-discussion-on-npr/
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Please join filmmaker Brian Knappenberger, journalists Quinn Norton and Ryan Singel and lawyer Thomas Nolan for a showing of “We Are Legion: the Story of the Hacktivists.” (trailer) The documentary about the hacker/activist group ‘Anonymous.’ Recorded Video of the Panel Friday, … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Event, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/03/05/friday-march-22nd-movie-and-panel-about-anonymous-we-are-legion/
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Internet Archive announces today the addition of over 450,000 journal articles from the JSTOR Early Journal Content collection. Early Journal Content is a selection of pre-1923 materials from more than 350 journals and includes articles in the arts and humanities, … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/04/11/450000-early-journal-articles-now-available/
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Bottom line: The Internet Archive is safe to use. Internet Archive has always been interested in protecting the privacy of our patrons.  We try not to record IP addresses, and when Edward Snowden showed that traffic going over the open … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/04/09/heartbleed-bug-and-the-archive/
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The Internet Archive operates 13 scanning centers in great libraries, digitizing 1000 books a day. This scanning is financially supported by libraries, foundations, and the Microsoft Corporation. Today, Microsoft has announced that it will ramp down their investment in this … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2008/05/26/books-scanning-to-be-publicly-funded/
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Over ten thousand Yiddish texts, estimated as over 1/2 of all the published works in Yiddish, are now online based on the work of the National Yiddish Book Center, volunteers, and the Internet Archive. We are excited that a literature … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2009/02/07/yiddish-literature-goes-online/
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As part of their Building Libraries Together initiative the Internet Archive is testing a new socially-responsible jobs model with Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM) of Richmond, California. The Internet Archive has been digitizing books for nearly 10 years, but needed … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/11/25/bayarearescuemission/
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The Internet Archive received 2 awards recently that we are proud of. One is for social benefit from the Free Software Foundation. Coming from those that helped restructure the software domain in the era of burdensome copyrights and patents, we … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2010/03/24/awards-for-the-internet-archive/
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The Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine now has 85,898,456,616 archived web objects in it, and is available, as always, to the public for free. A snapshot of the World Wide Web is taken every 2 months and donated to the Internet … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Wayback Machine
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/12/05/wayback-machine-has-85-billion-archived-webpages/
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Today the Internet Archive announces a new initiative to fix broken links across the Internet.  We have 360 billion archived URLs, and now we want you to help us bring those pages back out onto the web to heal broken … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Wayback Machine
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/10/25/fixing-broken-links/
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Dear Supporters of the Archive, In the last year, the number of people using the Internet Archive has increased to two million people every day, and our collections of free books, music, video, and web pages have also grown by … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2011/12/07/please-donate-to-the-internet-archive/
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Harvard history professor and New Yorker staff writer, Jill Lepore, has crafted a remarkable history of Web archiving–and the role of our own Brewster Kahle and the Wayback Machine. My favorite passage: Where is the Internet’s memory, the history of … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2015/01/20/the-new-yorker-the-cobweb-can-the-internet-be-archived/
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Zotero, scholar’s toolset including a browser plug-in, and the Internet Archive have joined forces. Thank you to the Mellon Foundation. http://www.dancohen.org/2007/12/12/zotero-and-the-internet-archive-join-forces
Topics: Announcements, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/12/15/zotero-and-internet-archive-join-forces/
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No. 4, 5 September 2012 Another Day, Another Petabyte Did you wonder where the Internet Archive stores millions of books, movies, recordings, and 150 billion web pages? Not in some conceptual cloud, but on our custom-designed Petabox servers, that’s where. … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Newsletter
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/09/05/news-from-the-archive-0004-petabytes-recap-and-ramadan/
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San Francisco Weekly said we are the best Bitcoin Evangelists in their BestOf section.   Fun. We now accept bitcoin at our Archive swag store.    We continue to offer bitcoins to our employees as salary, eat sushi for bitcoin next door, … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/05/08/bitcoin-and-the-internet-archive-swag-store/
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Bitcoin to Cash Converter Box          (Please leave this page visible on the computer next to the cash box).  To help us try out bitcoins, I am putting up $200 ($100 cash and $100 worth of bitcoins) … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/03/05/bitcoin-to-cash-converter-box/
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This week, the University of California California Digital Libraries and the UC Libraries announced a partnership with Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service. In the coming year, CDL’s Web Archiving Service (WAS) collections and all core infrastructure activities, i.e., crawling, indexing, search, … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Archive-It, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2015/01/15/university-of-california-libraries-to-partner-with-archive-it/
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The Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval at UMass Amherst, the Perseus Digital Library Project at Tufts, and the Internet Archive are investigating large-scale information extraction and retrieval technologies for digitized book collections. The NSF has awarded a grant of $2.7 … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2009/09/28/project-funded-to-add-features-to-a-million-books-2/
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Please try out our bookmark explorer http://www.archive.org/bookmarks-explore.php A personal bookmark can be set on any details page and then seen on your own bookmarks page: http://www.archive.org/bookmarks.php You can see other people’s bookmarks… for instance here is mine: http://www.archive.org/bookmarks/brewster Enjoy. -brewster
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/09/12/bookmark-explorer/
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[Guest post, hope you enjoy. -brewster] Burning Brewster’s Bitcoin First Installment – Coinbase offers a service that is contrary to everything the company professes to hold dear Internet Archive Morgen E. Peck This fall, Brewster reached out to me with … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/12/25/burning-brewsters-bitcoin/
by Brewster Kahle, June 2011   Press on this:  NYtimes Books are being thrown away, or sometimes packed away, as digitized versions become more available. This is an important time to plan carefully for there is much at stake. Digital technologies … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2011/06/06/why-preserve-books-the-new-physical-archive-of-the-internet-archive/
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On Monday, March 10, the Internet Archive and the American Library Association with the assistance of the law firm Goodwin Procter filed a “friend of the court” brief in David Leon Riley v. State of California and United States v. … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/03/11/archive-and-ala-brief-filed-in-warrantless-cell-phone-search-case/
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Through an outpouring of good work of bands, tapers, and fans, we have hit a major milestone: 20,000 live music concert recordings are being freely shared and enjoyed. -brewster A cool report from Parker: I’d take special note of a … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive, Live Music Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2005/02/08/20000-live-music-archive-concerts/
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As fires go, we were lucky.   We are still assessing what happened but this is where we stand: * No one was hurt. * Lost a 130 sq meter side-building (1300 sq feet) that held scanning equipment.  We operate 30 … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Scanning Center Fire
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/11/06/scanning-center-fire-please-help-rebuild/
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We have been excited to be part of the new high-tech non-profit sector that is building the infrastructure for the digital age. Mozilla, Wikipedia, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Public Knowledge, Public Library of Science, One Laptop per Child, Internet Systems Consortium, … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2008/04/13/rise-of-the-hightech-non-profits/
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Audio: Cylinder Transfer Archive Recordings from the turn of the 19th century. Evolution 101 Weekly podcasts about evolution and science. Zeke’s Gallery Poetry and music performances along with arts interviews recorded in a Montreal gallery. Moving Images: September 11 Videos … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/10/18/new-collections-this-month/
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Today the Internet Archive and Sun Microsystems are launching a new datacenter that stores the whole web archive and serves the Wayback Machine. And, it is a modular datacenter that sits outside in a shipping container. This 3Petabyte (3 million … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2009/03/29/new-archive-datacenter-with-sun-2/
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Archive.org and therefore the books on openlibrary.org were blocked in China for a couple of years, starting being blocked without notice, and now at least partially recovering without notice.    Ken LeTran, the Archive employee working with a Chinese Department of … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2012/05/28/archive-org-and-openlibrary-org-available-in-china-again/
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We now have a one of the beta 100 dollar laptops and the Internet Archive / Open Content Alliance books are looking good! (see the attached picture) The reason we are privileged in getting one of the first 600 beta … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/01/02/100-dollar-laptop-archive-books/
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Please try our new upload system that we hope will make it much easier to post books music and video to the site. By using your browser to specify the file or files to upload, we hope that many more … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Technical
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/05/20/new-upload-and-download-count-systems/
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Sorry for the disruption in late august, but we believe we are over the pain of it. -brewster
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/09/08/datacenter-moved-and-settled/
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Tuesday, May 13  NO MORE ROAD TRIPS!  Internet Archive, San Francisco 6:30 reception / 7:30 screening ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE HIGHLY ADVISED.  Ticket link here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671840 This is the second Bay Area screening of Rick Prelinger’s new film, which showed last year … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/05/07/rick-prelinger-no-more-road-trips-tuesday-may-13-at-630pm/
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We are excited to unveil a couple experimental data-driven visualizations that literally map 400,000 hours of U.S. television news. One of our collaborating scholars, Kalev Leetaru, applied “fulltext geocoding” software to our entire television news research service collection. These algorithms … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News, Television Archive, CartoDB, Kalev Leetaru, Knight Foundation, television...
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2013/12/13/mapping-400000-hours-of-u-s-tv-news/
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When I talked with Carole Moore, the fantastic librarian from University of Toronto, about 6 years ago, she had a vision of scanning 250,000 books from their libraries. Well, a few days ago she succeeded. ( http://www.archive.org/details/university_of_toronto ) It has … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2010/06/25/milestone-reached-250000-books-from-utoronto/
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The Archive offers access to files through our website and through direct links to files, but only the accesses through the website have been counted up until now. Starting today, the Archive will start counted downloads that access the collections … Continue reading →
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/04/25/3527/
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There is a new Grateful Dead distribution policy announced here: http://www.archive.org/about/faqs.php#245 -brewster
Topics: Announcements, Audio Archive
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2006/08/21/dead-update/
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The Internet Archive was served a National Security Letter by the FBI demanding information about a patron of the Archive. The Archive fought it with the help of the EFF and ACLU. We won. We can now talk about it, … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2008/05/16/fbi-gag-order-against-the-internet-archive-is-rescinded/
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Well, the Internet Archive is now officially a library according to the State of California! It turns out that to receive a particular kind of federal funding, you have to have your state sign off that you are a library. … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2007/06/25/internet-archive-officially-a-library/
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Internet Archive and Library Partners Develop Joint Collection of 80,000+ eBooks To Extend Traditional In-Library Lending Model San Francisco, CA – Today, a group of libraries led by the Internet Archive announced a new, cooperative 80,000+ eBook lending collection of … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, Books Archive, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2011/02/22/in-library-ebook-lending-program-launched-2/
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Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety. Benjamin Franklin, November 15, 1755 A year ago today, Glenn Greenwald published the first article on the extent of NSA surveillance, based … Continue reading →
Topics: Announcements, News
Source: https://blog.archive.org/2014/06/06/1-year-later-nsa-revelations-debate-and-dire-prospects/