Posts Tagged “british library”

You want a reason to preserve our Tweets? Because today’s ephemera is tomorrow’s history

by Stephen Tall on April 6, 2013

The news that the six UK’s six copyright libraries, including the British Library and Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries, are “poised to capture and record the digital universe, including the entire web domain in the UK, under new regulations which come into (…)

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The government fiddles while websites burn

by Stephen Tall on January 5, 2010

Semi-welcome news in today’s Guardian, Website archives to be fast-tracked: New legal powers to allow the British Library to archive millions of websites are to be fast-tracked by ministers after the Guardian exposed long delays in introducing the measures. The (…)

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