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Members Exchange: PLANNING MEETING, 1st Spring 2015 Book Discussion - The Cobweb: Can the Internet be Archived, February 25, 2015

  • 25 Feb 2015
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Online meeting info in Registration Confirmation Email [also check your Junk folder] and via email 24 hours prior to event start


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PLANNING MEETING: 1st Spring 2015 “Book” Discussion - "The Cobweb: Can the Internet be Archived"

Date: February 25, 2015  
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET
Presenters: Steve Gilbert, Beth Dailey, TLT Group and others

In this session we will talk together about how best to design the first book discussion in our spring series. This link will take you to more information about the event and how to register,


1. The Cobweb: Can the Internet be Archived by Jill Lepore

New Yorker article (1/26/2015) re:  The Internet Archive:; The Wayback Machine; and The Vanished Library
" rot, ...content drift, ...and reference rot... "
"The footnote, a landmark in the history of civilization, took centuries to invent and to spread. It has taken mere years nearly to destroy." - p. 36
2. Another resource from Ilene Frank, The Past Is Prologue; Archiving the internet American Libraries article by Rob Maier

In addition to engaging in conversation about the content, we will also discuss various ways participants accessed and annotated while reading. We will explore this collaborative white board tool, Stoodle 

NOTE:  Login instructions for the session will be sent in the Registration Confirmation Email. Please check your Junk folder as sometimes these emails get trapped there. We will also send an additional login reminder 24 hours prior to the start of the event.
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