January 22, 2022

Important/Essential Research Resource: “Understanding 9/11: A Television News Archive” From the Internet Archive

The Understanding 9/11: A Television News Archive provided by the Internet Archive contains about 3,000 hours of September 11, 2001 television coverage from 2O channels (U.S. and international). All video can be streamed online. This is a free resource.

Coverage begins shortly after the first plane hits the World Trade Center continues for about one week.

The website also contains materials from the 9/11 TV News Archive Conference held on August 24, 2011.

Direct to Understanding 9/11: A Television News Archive

See Also: The Internet Archive’s “Archive-It” service and the National September 11 Memorial Museum provides access to a keyword searchable database of 9/11 web content

See Also: A Second Interface to Access 9/11 Television News Archive Material

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.