May 17, 2022

State Archives of North Carolina Launches Social Media Archive (Beta)

From the State Archives of NC (G.S. 132 Files Blog):

The State Archives has launched a beta version of its new Social Media Archive, the NC State Government Web Site Archive & Access Program: Social Media Archive BETA. The archive is currently collecting a pilot group of state agency accounts, and its public interface allows visitors to search posts, comments, photos, and tweets. The tool, built by Durham-based ArchiveSocial, helps state agencies fulfill records retention needs through the instantaneous capture of social media content and quick delivery of this content to a public access portal.

Direct to State of North Carolina – Social Media Archive

See Also: More Info From ArchiveSocial News Release

 [At launch] the archive contains more than 55,000 public records of Facebook and Twitter communications from state agencies across North Carolina.

See Also: North Carolina State Agency Web Site Archives
Content back to 1996. Powered by Archive-It from Internet Archive

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