Dodging the Memory Hole 2014: Saving Born-digital News Content
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. Forum attendees engaged with top minds working in the fields of journalism, library science, business, information technology, law, government and philanthropy. Attendees also developed approaches to possible partnerships between businesses and public institutions that can work for both private enterprise and the public good.
CLIFFORD LYNCH: [00:01] Journalism shapes events as well as documenting them, and for that reason it’s also important to keep a good record of it. If you look at the role of journalism in everything from decisions to go to war to political campaigns — that’s something we really need a record of so … Continued