[NetBehaviour] Web Heritage Could Be Lost.
marc.garrett at furtherfield.org
Fri Feb 26 10:52:08 CET 2010
Web Heritage Could Be Lost.
The UK's online heritage could be lost forever if the government does
not grant a "right to archive", a group of leading libraries has said.
The British Library, along with other institutions, has been archiving
UK websites since 2004 but has only been able to cover 6,000 of an
Currently, it must ask permission from website owners before archiving
them. The group, which has just made its UK Web Archive available to the
public, warned of "a digital black hole".
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