A global network of experts archiving the Web for future generations.
IIPC members have the unique expertise to collect, preserve and make accessible knowledge from the global web.
Web archives are extremely useful to social science researchers who are tracking contemporary events around the world.
The web is often the only source for government information. Web archives keep important records of the government and ensure efficient services.
Researching the social web with web archives.
Current events and news are documented on the web. As time goes on new stories replace old, but web archives keep a record of our past.
Web archives are used as large test-beds for computer science research.
Web archives are begining to be used in the legal field as a record of busniess.
Web archives capture sites important to keep for a variety of reasons, including for hobbies and entertainment.
Information published on the World Wide Web today will be the primary resources for future researchers.