2 Years of Archive-It!

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Today (Feb 8, 2008) is the 2 year anniversary of launching the production Archive-It service!

Archive-It partners have preserved approx 27 terabytes of born digital web content, over 283 million URLs and 474 public collections.

A few highlights from the first 2 years and projects in the works for years 3+:

-We have grown to over 50 partners and counting

-Diversifying our partner base with libraries, archives, non-government non profits, federal institutions, as well as cultural institutions and museums

-Increasing our global partner base with partners from Australia, Singapore, South America and Europe

-Developing multi-lingual user interfaces with our global partners

-Expanding our impact with a K-12 pilot program, collaborating with high schools across the country

-Currently developing the 3.0 version of the web app to include even more sophisticated features, functionality and user interface

-Working on more advanced access and preservation tools to meet the needs of our partners

-Hosted a successful partner meeting last year with plans to make this event a regular happening

Thank you to all our partners for 2 great years! Archive-It would not be where it is today without their valuable feedback, participation and collaboration!

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One Response to “2 Years of Archive-It!”

  1. hangingtogether.org » Blog Archive » Happy anniversary Archive-It Says:

    [...] has been helping institutions archive the web for two years now. Happy [...]

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