Dodging the Memory Hole: Saving Born-digital News Content
November 10–11, 2014
Do you see news archives as invaluable sources of historical reference? Are you concerned about the fragility of digital news content from the past 40 years? Are you passionate about saving this “rough first draft of history” and ready to take action? The Dodging the Memory Hole: Saving Born-digital News Content forum brought together a group of stakeholders to help decide what tomorrow will bring for yesterday’s news. The event was held in Columbia, Missouri.
Dodging the Memory Hole 2014 stories
- Saving born-digital news: Clifford Lynch, Coalition for Networked Information
- That’s engagement: Forum participants plot course to preserve born-digital news content
- Digital archives not as complete or long-lasting as they should be — or could be
- Saving the news: When your server crashes, you could lose decades of digital news content — forever