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The Past Web
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Daniel Gomes, Elena Demidova, Jane Winters, Thomas Risse
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-30 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book provides practical information about web archives, offers inspiring examples for web archivists, raises new challenges, and shares recent research results about access methods to explore information from the past preserved by web archives. The book is structured in six parts. Part 1 advocates for the importance of web
Web as History
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Niels Brügger, Ralph Schroeder
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-06 - Publisher: UCL Press

The World Wide Web has now been in use for more than 20 years. From early browsers to today’s principal source of information, entertainment and much else, the Web is an integral part of our daily lives, to the extent that some people believe ‘if it’s not online, it doesn’t
Friending the Past
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Alan Liu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-27 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Can today’s society, increasingly captivated by a constant flow of information, share a sense of history? How did our media-making forebears balance the tension between the present and the absent, the individual and the collective, the static and the dynamic—and how do our current digital networks disrupt these same balances?
The Archived Web
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Niels Bru ̈Gger
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-27 - Publisher: MIT Press

An original methodological framework for approaching the archived web, both as a source and as an object of study in its own right. As life continues to move online, the web becomes increasingly important as a source for understanding the past. But historians have yet to formulate a methodology for
Digital History
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Daniel Cohen, Roy Rosenzweig
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Provides a plainspoken and thorough introduction to the web for historians, teachers and students, archivists and museum curators, professors as well as amateur enthusiasts, who wish to produce online historical work, or to build upon and improve the projects they have already started in this important new medium. It begins