September 24, 2021

Documents in the News: Search 24,199 Pages of E-Mail Messages From Gov. Sarah Palin Admin. Rolling Out

The archived email messages were released earlier today and are now beginning to roll out into searchable databases and/or PDF files.

Scanned pages are being added to databases as they become available. Many news organization are asking the public for assistance in reviewing all of the pages. Yet another example of  crowdsourcing government records.

1. NY Times
Search: NY Times: Palin E-Mail Search

2. MSNBC/Mother Jones/ProPublica

Search: MSNBC/Mother Jones/ProPublica

Updates at @openchannelblog and #palinemail

MSNBC Live Blog With Additional Information as it Becomes Available.
Also, info about documents being withheld.
http://openchannel.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/06/10/6825771-heres-your-live-blog-for-the-palin-email-release-the-first-emails-are-online-now

Background from Bill Dedman at MSNBC
http://msnbc.msn.com/id/43281157/ns/politics-more_politics/

3. Washington Post
PDF Files of Raw Email Messages (#1)
Additional Links and Info

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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