CDLINFO News: Web Archiving

Cobweb Update: Recorded Webinar on Cobweb Functionality Now Available

November 8, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Are you curious about how Cobweb can support your web archiving work or how you might use the platform to initiate or otherwise participate in collaborative web archiving initiatives? Check … More

Cobweb Update: Announcing the Cobweb Demonstration Platform!

October 30, 2018  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Web Archiving  |  Author: 

We are excited to share a public release of the Cobweb demonstration platform! Cobweb is an open source platform that helps coordinate the collection development activities that go into building … More

Cobweb Update: Establishing a Collaborative Collecting Project

Over the next few weeks, we will be conducting user testing of the Cobweb functional prototype along with a few high-fidelity wireframes to learn from potential users about what they’d … More

Cobweb Update: How Cobweb Facilitates Participatory Web Archiving

Given its breadth and depth, archiving the web can seem an overwhelming endeavor. Digital curators typically approach web archiving by first determining what to collect based on the collecting scope … More

Cobweb Update: Supporting Collaborative Web Archiving

Not unlike the arachnids to which we allude in the Cobweb name, the team behind this open source service platform designed to support collaborative collection development for web archives has … More

Cobweb: Collaborative Collection Development for Web Archives

October 19, 2016  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

A partnership between the CDL, Harvard Library, and UCLA Library has been award funding from IMLS to create Cobweb, a collaborative collection development platform for web archiving, The demands of archiving … More

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Rosalie Lack moves to UCLA Library

May 18, 2016  |  Category:  Newsletter,Staff News,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Rosalie Lack, CDL’s Web Archiving Coordinator, has accepted a position with the UCLA library.  Her last day at the CDL will be May 24. During her time with the … More

End of Term Web Archive project update

April 14, 2016  |  Category:  UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

As we near the end of a presidential term, the End of Term (EOT) Web Archive 2016 project team is planning for the 2016-2017 crawling activities. For the upcoming transition … More

WAS to Archive-It Migration Update

November 9, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

The Web Archiving Service (WAS) migration to Internet Archive’s Archive-It Service reached two major milestones last week when the WAS crawlers crawled their last crawl and the last of … More

WAS Service Update: March 2015

April 24, 2015  |  Category:  Newsletter,UC Curation Center (UC3),Web Archiving  |  Author: 

Recent Enhancements, News, and Activities WAS to Archive-it Transition. Work continues on the migration of UC WAS accounts to Archive-it: UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Office … More