May 19, 2022

Video: The Future of Web Archiving (Panel Discussion)

The following video was recorded at NDIIPP’s Digital Preservation 2014 held at the Library of Congress on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 and made available online today. We’ve also includes a link to a slide deck as well as a text transcript.


  • Stephen Abrams, California Digital Library
  • Martin Klein, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Jimmy Lin, University of Maryland
  • Michael Nelson, Old Dominion University


The web is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014, and although more organizations than ever are preserving web content, preservation of and access to archived content remains challenging on many fronts. This panel provides an opportunity to reflect not only where we are today, but the future of web archiving, featuring brief presentations by experts working in the field. Presenters will provide an update on the state of web archiving problems and opportunities, and discuss specific projects tackling some of the challenges.

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