Monday, March 1, 2010
British Library Launches UK Internet Archive
From Times Online:
The UK's national library has created a fascinating snapshot of the way Britons have been using the web since 2004.
So, the internet of today's not big enough for you?
Then have a look at the 6,000 or so vintage sites that have been newly collected by the British Library for the UK Web Archive, which launched today.
The Library, which collects every periodical and book published in English, decided to extend its reach to cover the internet in 2004, when it was clear that the web's evolution would inevitably mean that some sites would disappear.
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