No Online Access for British Internet Archive

Posted by admin on Dec 20, 2013

An official archive of all the websites in the UK has finally gone live, following almost a decade of negotiations between publishers and the British Library, but it can only be accessed in person, from a terminal in one of the UK’s six major academic libraries.

Earlier this year, The British Library announced that it would begin “harvesting” the entire UK web domain to document current events and record the country’s burgeoning collection of online cultural and intellectual works.

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