Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of July 30, 2014:
- “The MH17 Crash and Selective Web Archiving“, by Butch Lazorchak. An unknown person designated the webpages related to Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 for web archiving by the Internet Archive. This act brings attention to the key role individuals play in preserving the history of the World Wide Web.
- “Minus proper archives, news outlets risk losing years of backstories forever“, by Lene Sillesen. News organizations need to maintain proper archives in order to ensure that their stories, particularly those which are born digital, are not lost forever.