Weekly web archiving roundup: February 27, 2015

Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of February 27, 2015:

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Weekly web archiving roundup: February 19, 2015

Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of February 19, 2015:

  • Turn Back the Pages with a Click“, The popular Facebook page, Old Ceylon, is perhaps one of the main forerunners among those who have proactively taken steps to archive Sri Lanka’s past on social media and the main vein for communal archives.
  • Describing Web Collections“, from Allison Jai O’Dell.  Step by step post on describing web archives as web collections and utilizing MARC formatted records in the library’s catalog to align them with the rest of the institution’s collections.

Weekly web archiving roundup: February 13, 2015

Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of February 13, 2015:

Weekly web archiving roundup: February 5, 2015

Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of February 5, 2015:

  • Reposting your first profile picture is the latest Facebook craze“, from Caitlin Dewey.  As if we needed more opportunities to embarrass ourselves on Facebook, the world’s largest social network is abuzz with a new and questionably worthwhile game: Essentially, you surface your first-ever Facebook profile picture — and then nominate three friends to do the same.
  • Scottish independence material set for museum expo“, from Martyn McLaughlin.  The National Library of Scotland (NLS) is appealing for politicians, campaigners and members of the public alike to donate material relating to last year’s referendum on Scottish independence–including websites.