Spain National Library finalizes the first massive retrieving of .es domains

For three months, the Spanish National Library automatic collection software has crawled 1.800.000 “.es” domains and downloaded 460 million files, resulting in a collection of 20 TB, an estimated 87% of all active domains. The purpose of this web archive is the preservation and dissemination of these "digital born" resources so they can serve as knowledge tools for present and future generations.

Country: Spain

Domains: IG

Tags: Internet, domain names, knowledge, web archive, digital resources, library

Posted on Thursday 1 September 2016

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