On May 1, SAASC will collaborate with the Special Libraries Association Student Chapter to present The End of Term Web Archive: Collecting & Preserving the .gov Information Sphere online event.
In the fall of 2016, a group of institutions – Internet Archive, Library of Congress, CA Digital Library, and libraries from the University of North Texas, Stanford University, and George Washington University – organized to preserve a snapshot of the federal government website.
Jefferson Bailey from the Internet Archive and James Jacobs from Stanford University Libraries will discuss the project's methods for identifying and selecting in-scope content, strategies for capturing web content, and access models for collected content.
When: Monday, May 1
6:30-7:00pm Pacific - virtual social (half) hour;
7:00-8:00pm Pacific - program
Link to session: http://bit.ly/2pDZ6hK
For more information: http://bit.ly/2oXb5pC
This session will be recorded.
Individuals requiring real-time captioning or other accommodations should contact Dr. Sue Alman as soon as possible.