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Donation Items
Apr 17, 2019
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Small collection of 78s donated through Archive of Contemporary Music. IA16333 Link to collection item:  https://archive.org/details/78rpm_williamson
Topic: 78rpm records
Donation Items
Apr 17, 2019
data
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Aldo Mancusi Edison Diamond Disc collection.   Purchased by Brewster Kahle for the Internet Archive in 2019. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kyrEpAC7zc17pD1Ad3kaMNL-53Aw43Xl-iZOrtvoFmQ/edit http://enricocarusomuseum.com/
Topic: 78rpm records
Donation Items
Apr 17, 2019
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Donation by Charles Roberts in the New Haven CT area. https://docs.google.com/document/d/17Wa-V_Im-8hniZCL9VhOfk8EpTHwxAnR5LbMSU-bFco/edit#heading=h.484mms9c0g50 IA11852 IA11856 IA11860
Topic: 78rpm records
Donation Items
Apr 17, 2019
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Oklahoma City LP Record dealer's extra 78rpm stock picked up by Kurt Nauck in March 2019 on trip with Brewster.  
Topic: 78rpm records
Community Texts
Apr 11, 2019 Brewster Kahle
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Short Story by Brewster Kahle from April 2019 written for the club. http://brewster.kahle.org/2019/04/11/kronos-60/
Topics: brewster kahle, club
Leif Druedahl Collection
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Danske 78 Matricer Danish 78rpm Matrix to date guide.
Topic: 78rpm
Community Audio
audio
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Raw recording of Brewster Kahle Interview by Bill Frezza for Chi Phi Alumni Newsletter ( Raw).   It will be made into a short piece for the newsletter.
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Audio
audio
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Brewster Kahle and David Leonard, Director of the Boston Public Library, talking about Controlled Digital Lending and the Great 78 Project on NPR in Boston on February 25, 2019. https://web.archive.org/web/20190303153855/https://www.npr.org/podcasts/517752705/boston-public-radio
Topics: brewster kahle, boston public library, controlled digital lending
Community Texts
Feb 20, 2019
data
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Community Texts
Feb 16, 2019
texts
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Ben And Eves Journal 1987-1989 group house journal from Ben and Eve's Beauty Salon in Somerville Mass. 1986's journal is here:  https://archive.org/details/ben-and-eves-journal-1986
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Ben and Eves
Community Texts
Feb 16, 2019
texts
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Ben and Eve's was a group house in Somerville Mass from 1986-2018.  This is a Journal from the first 3 months. The journal from the next couple of years is here: https://archive.org/details/ BenAndEvesJournal19871989
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Ben and Eves
Community Video
Feb 13, 2019 Jeopardy
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Wayback Machine is the answer on Jeopardy!   Maybe the Wayback Machine has made it (and a few weeks before it was featured on xkcd:  https://twitter.com/xkcdComic/status/1088174677380366336 ) KGO_20190212_030000_Jeopardy
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Topics: Wayback Machine, Jeopardy
Community Media
Jan 5, 2019 brewster kahle
texts
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comment 1
These are zip files of cover images from books on the Internet Archive that are in 3 catagories; cloth bindings that are not very useful as a thumbnail of the book, cloth bindings that are  useful as a thumbnail, and paper covers that are useful as thumbnails. These are here for anyone wanting to try to automatically catagorize these into useful and non-useful for use in the Internet Archive's book digitization program. Blog post about how these files can be used: ...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: software wanted
Community Texts
Dec 25, 2018
texts
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Barbara Welsh's class yearbook, mother of Mary Austin, mother-in-law of Brewster Kahle
Topic: Barbara Welsh Austin
Serials in Microform
Dec 20, 2018
texts
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favorite 2
comment 0
test of microfilm reel
Topic: delete me
Serials in Microform
Dec 20, 2018
texts
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test reel of microfilm
Topic: delete
Donation Items
Nov 22, 2018
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Serials in Microform Collection Over 14,000 titles, over 480 volume-years, with an estimated 500,000 pages that were used as print-masters to create microfilm for libraries until about 2016.   Originally UMI, then Proquest, then NA Publishing and Image Data Conversion. Purchased by the Internet Archive in November 2018. Approximately 32,000 10" film canisters. https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1PlIjKKQj7QiuSizT_G5pp7SKvw7khynj Pallets: IA15045 IA15061 IA15135 IA15136 IA15137...
Topics: microfilm, Serials in Microform
Community Audio
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Marla Stone and John Torpey interview of brewster kahle about new tech elite. -brewster
Topic: brewster kahle
Community Video
Oct 14, 2018 Brewster Kahle, Nina Paley
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Nina Paley's Prayer for Artists performed at the Internet Archive after a showing of Seder-Masochism   .  Her dress is a custom dress made from imagery in the movie.
Topics: Nina Paley, Prayer
Community Video
Sep 29, 2018
movies
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Rick Prelinger Lecture November 2016 at the Artists Television Access in San Francisco.     filmed (badly) by Brewster Kahle on an iphone.
Topics: Rick Prelinger, lecture
Community Texts
texts
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Architectural plans for 300 Funston Internet Archive Building EE App R 1
Topic: 300 funston
Community Texts
Aug 8, 2018 Dorothy Thompson
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From Harper's Magazine August 1941.   Relevant today.
Topics: Harper's Magazine, Nazi
Community Audio
Jun 16, 2018 sampleradar
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1000 free drum samples from https://www.musicradar.com/news/drums/sampleradar-1000-free-drum-samples-229460 It seemed like a great collection, and did not seem to be recorded well in the wayback machine, so putting a copy here. This collection was used in a set of experiments on 78rpm records (the https://great78.archive.org ): https://griffonagedotcom.wordpress.com/2018/06/16/archivorithm-1-experiment-in-indeterminacy/
Topic: Drum Samples
Community Media
May 29, 2018
movies
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Maritol
Topic: maritol
Community Video
Mar 17, 2018 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Talk at the VI Global Baku Forum in Baku Azerbaijan, March 17, 2018. By Brewster Kahle.  Introduced by Dr Serageldin. Notes for the presentation (not a transcript): Thank you Ismael, I come from the Internet.  But this is not a separate land with separate rules.   It is a technology, maybe like printing, that has changed so much on how we learn and interact. Maybe better said, the Internet and the World Wide Web is more like the Airplane-- it made the world smaller, but also needed...
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Images
Mar 8, 2018
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Mark
Topic: iPhone app test
Community Texts
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Abstract  Section 108(h) has not been utilized by libraries and archives, in part because of the uncertainty over definitions (e.g. “normal commercial exploitation”), determination of the eligibility window (last twenty years of the copyright term of published works), and how to communicate the information in the record to the general public. This paper seeks to explore the elements necessary to implement the Last Twenty exception, otherwise known as Section 108(h) and create a Last Twenty...
Topics: copyright, public domain, library, archives, museum, Section 108(h)
Community Texts
Aug 7, 2017 Ithiel de Sola Pool
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Book listing the dreams of what the Telephone was going to become.  Important for those involved in new technologies to get a glimpse of the difference between the dreams and what eventually happens.   Often what is important are the dreams because they will persist and strive to come true in other contexts. from http://thorngren.nu/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Sola_Pool-Ch1..pdf. 
Topics: Telephone, Futurists
Community Texts
Jun 18, 2017 Alan Lomax
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American Folk Songs on Commercial Records, key discography of early american recordings by Alan Lomax for the Library of Congress.   This was downloaded from: https://roothogordie.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/lomax.pdf by brewster kahle Referred to all over the place, but a nice introduction to this era is:  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/04/13/magazine/blues.html?_r=0
Topics: 78rpm, Alan Lomax, discography
Community Texts
Jun 9, 2017
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
May 14, 2017 Randy Newman
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This was donated by Gary Norris , who runs a Randy Newman facebook group:  https://www.facebook.com/RandyNewmanMinutiae/
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Topics: Randy Newman, 78rpm
Source: 78
A chronological discography of Decca-issued classical recordings that is organized into eight geographical sections: Great Britain; France & Belgium; Holland; Switzerland; Italy & Monte Carlo; Austria, Germany & Hungary; U.S.A. & Canada; and Scandinavia, Spain, Poland, Russia, Israel, Japan & Australia. Includes a technical and marketing-oriented history of the label, and detailed information on recording venues at the beginning of each section. Available on the CHARM...
Topics: 78rpm, discography
Community Texts
Apr 20, 2017 78discography.com
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78discography.com is a treasure of the web for information about 78rpm records.   We have been using it to help inform putting dates on the items in http://archive.org/details/georgeblood To help in our work, and I hope others this is the data on http://www.78discography.com as a comma delimited file and spreadsheet. The first column is publisher was hand editted from the titles of the web pages. archive-it.org was used to make
Topics: 78rpm, discography
Community Video
Mar 21, 2017
movies
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Internet Archive and partners in brief video about the 100&Change proposal to the MacArthur Foundation. Michelle Wu, Gerald Beasley, Brewster Kahle, Wendy Hanamura, John Gonzalez
Topics: macarthur foundation, brewster kahle
Community Video
Feb 20, 2017 Joel R Schechter
movies
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Donald Trump puppet show by Joel R Schechter, premiered at the Internet Archive on Feb 17th, 2017.  http://blog.archive.org/2017/02/11/constitutional-law-teach-in-friday-feb-17th-530-9pm/
Topics: Joel R Schechter, puppet show
Web Server Logs
data
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comment 0
Community Video
Nov 24, 2016 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Brewster Kahle acceptance of the Digital Preservation Award from the Digital Preservation Coalition in London 2016.
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Donation Items
Nov 22, 2016 Brewster Kahle
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This is a record of the pallets of books donated to the Internet Archive in 2016 and before. Most of these have been scanned already, but some have not, but all have been preserved in the physical archive. Ones received in the latter part of 2016 and forward should be in more descripted donation items. Thank you to the donors. Pallets: CH11542 CH11529 CH11525 CH11518 IA1003 IA1004 IA1005 IA1006 IA1007 IA1008 IA1010 IA1011 IA1012 IA1013 IA1014 IA1015 IA1016 IA1017 IA1018 IA1019 IA1020 IA1022...
Topic: book donations
Community Texts
texts
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Whitepaper for the Library Leaders Forum held at the Internet Archive in October 2016. Transforming Our Libraries into Digital Libraries: A digital book for every physical book in our libraries Brewster Kahle, Internet Archive Library Leaders Forum Discussion Document, October 2016 Today, people get their information online—often filtered through for-profit platforms. If a book isn’t online, it’s as if it doesn’t exist. Yet much of modern knowledge still exists only on the printed page,...
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Digital Libraries
Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
Oct 24, 2016
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Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
Oct 24, 2016
texts
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10 power point presentations from the .mil domain that were crawled from the public web (with no special login or credentials) by the Internet Archive.
Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
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A set of 1000 powerpoint documents from the Internet Archive Web collection. Then converted to pdfs. These are the 1000 from aadc-pacific.navy.mil/aadc-pacific.navy.mil_KUDJ23HMVGPSKDP6NYQSDETB6I4OHWUR.pdf to acsap.army.mil_OC4EEPDPR5UBQSPZEOGAYG6U7566S6LZ.pdf
Community Video
movies
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Video by Mark Weber of the Computer History Museum of Brewster Kahle and Tim Pozar on the very earliest days of the Internet Archive and about WAIS, Wide Area Information Servers.
Topics: Brewster Kahle, WAIS, Internet Archive
Open Library Data
Sep 25, 2016 OCLC
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Provenance: http://dataliberate.com/2012/08/12/get-yourself-a-linked-data-piece-of-worldcat-to-play-with/ -> http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat/datadumps/WorldCatMostHighlyHeld-2012-05-15.nt.gz resources had to be held by more than 250 libraries.  It turns out that almost 1.2 million fall in to this category, [...] download the 1Gb gzipped file. It is in RDF n-triples (via mek)
Topic: card catalog
Compact Disc collection
Sep 8, 2016 Phoebe Hunt
audio
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http://www.phoebehuntmusic.com/ Played at a workshop at Woodshole, Mass 2016
Topic: Phoebe Hunt
Community Texts
Aug 16, 2016 Brewster Kahle
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Brewster Kahle IFLA 2016 Presentation to 46 national librarians.  International Federation of Library Associations. 
Topics: IFLA, Brewster Kahle
Community Video
movies
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4 minute talk by Mary Austin and Kathleen Burch on the 20th anniversary of the San Francisco Center for the Book.
Topic: San Francisco Center for the Book
Donation Items
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Joe Terino Collection The 70,000 plus 78s were stored in a warehouse for more than 40 years, originally deposited by a distributor. Here’s the kicker: they said that we could have it all, but we had to move it – NOW! Internet Archive did and it came in on 72 pallets, in three semis, from Rhode Island to San Francisco This is a record of a physical donation to the Internet Archive from Joe Terino of a fantastic and large 78RPM record collection donated in July 2016 of over 70,000 78rpm...
Topic: 78rpm
Kahle/Austin Foundation
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171,254
VIEWS
Jul 29, 2016
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eye 171,254
Items sponsored by the Kahle/Austin Foundation.
Topics: kahle, austin
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
Jul 24, 2016 Lena Horne; Ira and George Gershwin; Ned Freeman; Lou Bring
audio
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Digitized from a 78rpm record. Eliptical 2.3mm needle, flat EQ. Lena Horne with Orchestra conducted by Lou Bring. Ira and George Gershwin; Arranged by Ned Freeman.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: jazz
Source: 78
Community Video
May 12, 2016 Mary Austin Betsy Davis
movies
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Mary Austin and Betsy Davis lecture on Palm Leaf books of Bali and India at the Colophon Club May 10, 2016.
Topics: Mary Austin, Palm Leaf Books
Cratediggers
May 8, 2016
audio
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This is a set of Cuban Music collected in 2015 in Havana.
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Topic: Cuban Music
Community Texts
May 5, 2016 John C. Miffitt and Sinclair Lewis
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A play by John C. Miffitt and Sinclair Lewis from the novel by Sinclair Lewis. Federal Theater Playscripts Publication No. 1. September 18, 1936.    Downloaded from http://digilib.gmu.edu/xmlui/handle/1920/4490. The novel is here: https://openlibrary.org/works/OL51145W/It_Can't_Happen_Here I have posted it here so that it might be easier for people to find so it can be produced again.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: fascism
Community Video
movies
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comment 0
Abby Smith Rumsey talk at the Internet Archive about her book "When We are No More".
Topic: Abby Smith Rumsey
Community Video
Apr 20, 2016 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Brewster Kahle Interview on Catalan TV
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Video
Apr 14, 2016 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Brewster Kahle IIPC 2016 on how national library digital collections could evolve. National Library of Atlantis vision presented.
Topics: Brewster Kahle, IIPC, Digital Library of Atlantis vision
Community Video
Apr 14, 2016 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Brewster Kahle speech at IIPC (International Internet Preservation Consortium) meeting in Iceland 2016, where he outlines a vision of a website for the National Library of Atlantis as a potential model National Library website. Higher rez version: https://archive.org/details/BrewsterKahleIIPC2016DigitalLibraryOfAtlantisVision
Topics: Brewster Kahle, IIPC, National Library of Atlantis
Community Texts
Mar 24, 2016 UC Berkeley Law School
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Internet Archive amicus brief in Fox News V TVEyes, filed March 2016. This brief discusses the Television Archive of the Internet Archive and how it has been useful to researchers. Signed on by: American Library Association, Association of College and Research Libraries, Association of Research Libraries, and Society of American Archivists. Written by the Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic, UC Berkeley School of Law.
Topics: Internet Archive, Television Archive
Bread and Puppet
Jan 31, 2016 Democracy Now!, Peter Schumann
movies
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Peter Schumann of Bread and Puppet on Democracy Now news program in 2013 talking about the exhibit at Queens Museum of Art 2013-2014:  "The Shatterer" Copyright by Mina Odile Ebtehadj-Marquis mina.ebtejadj-marquis (at) keble.ox.ac.uk
Topics: Bread and Puppet, Democracy Now!
Internet Archive Presents
Jan 25, 2016 Chris Jones, Carolyn Peter, Scott Oller
movies
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A video for an art exhibition Cloud to Clay at the Laband Art Gallery at Loyola Marymount University January - March 2016. The Internet Archivists interviews Internet Archive employees that have had sculptures made of them.
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Topics: Terracotta Soldiers, Ceramic Archivists
Community Media
Dec 29, 2015 Bob George
texts
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Archive of Contemporary Music filemaker pro database of records and CD's in 12/2015.   From Bob George for the Internet Archive.
Topic: Archive of Contemporary Music
Community Video
Dec 23, 2015 Brewster Kahle
movies
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2015 Christmas gift for Mary Austin: Mary is the Best.   Little video clips from her family.   From Brewster.
Topics: Mary Austin, Brewster Kahle
Web Server Logs
data
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This item has as tarball of 10,000 files, each with a large number of json records in it. For each non-dark item in the Internet Archive's collection (according to metamgr), we have a record of the metadata in json, then files.xml in json. There if also a file with just the list of identifiers. This is a form of record-of-our-times so we might, in the future, be able to say: we had this file in the archive at this time because we have the hash recorded here. -brewster time cat...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Archive Metadata
Internet Archive Presents
Dec 3, 2015 Internet Archive
movies
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Brewster Kahle and Jordan Modell announce the liquidation of the Internet Archive Credit Union
Topics: brewster kahle, jordan modell, internet archive, credit union, liquidation
Community Video
Nov 14, 2015 Brewster Kahle
movies
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Stanford class 380 with Brewster Kahle about Locking the Web Open. -brewster
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Stanford
Bread and Puppet
Oct 19, 2015 Peter Schumann
texts
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Peter Schumann, founder of Bread and Puppet, wrote and performed a "fiddle talk" at the Internet Archive, October 5, 2015.   It is directed at what he has seen and heard of the Internet Archive, Brewster Kahle, and our technological world in general. (the performance starts at 12 minutes 20 seconds in http://archive.org/details/BP1510fire/BreadAndPuppet20151009) This is the pamphet version of the talk. Transcription of pamphlet's text: Telephone Late humanity’s 2-dimensional...
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Topics: Bread and Puppet, Peter Schumann
Community Audio
Oct 3, 2015 KQED
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Internet Archive Founder Brewster Kahle on Preserving Knowledge and Affordable Housing Brewster Kahle wants all knowledge to be accessible digitally. He has worked for over 25 years to make that dream a reality. Kahle is the founder of the Internet Archive, a free online library that preserves books, movies, music, software and even websites via its Wayback Machine. Today, Kahle is also trying to apply open source principles to ease the Bay Area housing crisis. He joins us as part of our First...
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Interview
Community Texts
texts
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Library of Congress issued an request for information in 2013 for how to work with digitized copyright registration cards of the US copyright office.   They had 2 pdf's and some data files on an ftp server.    This is that information.
Topics: LC, LOC
Community Texts
Sep 30, 2015 ETS
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The California State University Entry Level Mathematics Test Validity Study Prepared by Educational Testing Service Obtained through a California Public Records Act request. .  
Topics: FOIA, ETS
Community Video
Sep 12, 2015 Jesse Ausubel
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(summary by Steward Brand ) Why nature is rebounding Over the last 40 years, in nearly every field, human productivity has decoupled from resource use, Ausubel began. Even though our prosperity and population continue to increase, the trends show decreasing use of energy, water, land, material resources, and impact on natural systems (except the ocean). As a result we are seeing the beginnings of a global restoration of nature. America tends to be the leader in such trends, and the “American...
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Topic: Jesse Ausubel
Community Texts
Aug 23, 2015 Johan Paulin
texts
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comment 0
Die Brosamlin Doct. Keispergs from 1517
Topic: old book
Community Video
movies
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May 2015, Brewster Kahle and Bob George talk about cooperative collection building of CD's. -brewster
Topics: arsc, music archive, building libraries together
Community Texts
texts
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Lets fix the Web. This is a paper presented at a club meeting in May 2015.   It is a longer form of this talk.   https://blog.archive.org/2015/02/11/locking-the-web-open-a-call-for-a-distributed-web/ -brewster
Topic: Distributed Web
Community Images
May 20, 2015
image
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These are test images taken with a Nikon 1 J5 to compare in-camera compression vs linux based. imagemagick was used to take the .NEF (raw) to -convert.jp2 and -convert.jpg with default settings.      the 003.jpg file came from the camera. I did a screen shot of zooming in on these and I did not see much of a benefit by going from NEF to jp2 or to jpg. so from this, seems the camera does a good enough job. -brewster
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Nikon Raw
Community Video
Apr 12, 2015 brewster kahle
movies
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Nina Paley and Theodore Gray have a robo-quilt making machine and makes quilts for you.  This morning I ordered one and then they said it would take 4 hours and start in a couple of hours.  They sent me email and I got to watch my quilt being sewn earlier today on a webcam they have mounted over the machine.  This is that video taken as a screen movie. I also included still photo of the finished quilt on the machine. Fun.   https://twitter.com/ninapaley/status/576496969704701952...
Topics: Nina Paley, Pi
Community Video
Apr 6, 2015 brewster kahle
movies
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BYOBW   Bring your own bigwheel   on steep twisty turny vermont street in San Francisco (like lombard street) on Easter day.  San Francisco at its best:   Free, participatory, costumed, fun, little bit dangerous.
Topic: logan kahle
Community Video
Mar 20, 2015
movies
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Brewster Kahle's Archive Favorites for a Conference at the Sound and Vision in Holland.
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Media
Mar 14, 2015 Lori Brown
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Lecture about Access to Abortion at a architecture conference at UCBerkeley about Big Data,    The Data Made Me Do It. This talk talks about the relationship of space:  body, surroundings, clinics, access to clinics etc. Has fantastic data about the American South and how it has restricted access. Posted with permission.
Topics: Abortion, women's health, womens Health
Community Images
Mar 3, 2015
image
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comment 0
Foo
Topic: Bar
brewster Favorites
collection
114
ITEMS
331
VIEWS
Feb 5, 2015
collection
eye 331
brewster Favorites
Topic: favorites
Community Audio
Jan 31, 2015 KGO Radio
audio
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KGO reported today on the Knight Foundation grant to the Internet Archive by interviewing Brewster Kahle.  
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Texts
Jan 18, 2015
texts
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The Negro Motorist Green Book, 1949, from http://www.autolife.umd.umich.edu/Race/R_Casestudy/Negro_motorist_green_bk.htm and a history of it from:  http://www.bpl.org/general/associates/history_green_book.pdf
Topic: civil rights
Community Texts
Jan 15, 2015 Brewster Kahle
texts
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Brewster Kahle Talk in January 2015 about Cyberspace conflicts in relation to traditional land-use conflicts.  Granges, etc.
Topic: Brewster Kahle
Community Texts
Dec 18, 2014 Brewster Kahle
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~200,000 audio fingerprint files to be used for testing from the Columbia audfprint program by Daniel Ellis. These are in one big tarball to aid in downloading.
Topic: audfprint
Community Audio
Nov 25, 2014 Radio New Zealand
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Radio New Zealand Interview of Brewster Kahle 11/25/2014. http://web.archive.org/web/20141125221130/http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon/audio/20158721/brewster-kahle%27s-quest-to-make-all-human-knowledge-available
Topics: Brewster Kahle, New Zealand, Interview
Community Texts
Nov 16, 2014
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The Dataset Collection
Nov 13, 2014 Internet Archive
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Culled from various sources, this collection includes over one million JPG, PNG and GIF album covers. The resolution ranges from "thumbnail" through to very large sizes. Filenames are variant in usefulness, although a good number indicate at least the name of the original album. This dataset is for experimentation and image processing research only. At 148gb, the collection is large but not unmanageable (there is a torrent available) and allows a developer or artist to work with the...
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Topics: dataset, big data, album covers, covers, cover art, cover photos
Community Video
Nov 12, 2014 Brewster Kahle
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Brewster Kahle introduction of an Internet Archive initiative to build music libraries together at SFMusicTech 2014.
Topics: sfmusictech, brewster kahle
Cultural & Academic Films
Sep 19, 2014 Bregtje van der Haak
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Published on Sep 11, 2014 Our memory is dissipating. Hard drives only last five years, a webpage is forever changing and there’s no machine left that reads 15-year old floppy disks. Digital data is vulnerable. Yet entire libraries are shredded and lost to budget cuts, because we assume everything can be found online. But is that really true? For the first time in history, we have the technological means to save our entire past, yet it seems to be going up in smoke. Will we suffer from...
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Topic: Internet Archive
Community Media
Aug 21, 2014 david rinehart
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To test how to scan LP covers, we tried an informal test of resolution. (lighting was not a part of this). david rinehart took the photos of 2 random lps.     these are on a Nokon D600 24Megapixel camera in raw format.   macintoshes seem to know how to display these.
Topic: lp cover scan tests
Community Audio
Jul 22, 2014 Mia Jang
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Written by Mia Jang for Dave Marvit for the Internet Archive's use.   The Internet Archive uses it as the intro and outro music for some of its videos, for instance on http://innovators.archive.org/interviews/index.html
Topics: Mia Jang, Internet Archive
Community Video
Jun 28, 2014 Brian Knappenberger
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Documentary by Brian Knappenberger.    The Internet’s Own Boy  follows the story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. From Swartz's help in the development of the basic internet protocol RSS to his co-founding of Reddit, his fingerprints are all over the internet. But it was Swartz's groundbreaking work in social justice and political organizing combined with his aggressive approach to information access that ensnared him in a two-year legal nightmare. It was...
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Topic: Aaron Swartz
Community Texts
May 28, 2014 J. Millard Burr and Robert O. Collins
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Book published in Britain that has been the subject of takedown requests, but in the US has stayed on library shelves because of 1st amendment protections.     Here as a historical reference for US libraries.
Topic: book
Community Video
Mar 21, 2014 Logan Kahle
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Logan Kahle 10 minute talk at Stanford University about Bird Window Collisions Study at the California Academy of Sciences.
Topics: Logan Kahle, California Academy of Scients
Community Media
Jan 27, 2014 freedb.org
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FreeDB is the database of song names and album names given the track offsets on a CD as free alternative to CDDB.     This is a data dump of this database as of Jan 1 2014. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CDDB     http://www.freedb.org/
Topics: cddb, freedb
Community Texts
Jan 17, 2014
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Community Texts
Jan 13, 2014 aaron swartz
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An unfinished book by Aaron Swartz. -------- Original Message -------- Subject: Aaron Swartz Book Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 11:31:57 -0800 From: Michael Morgan To: Hi Brewster, I recall that at Books in Browsers I offered to send you a copy of the book that Aaron Swartz was writing for us at the time of his death and that we have released as a free digital file. I believe that you were planning a commemoration of the anniversary of his death and thought you might want to post it in connection with...
Topic: aaron swartz
Community Wireless
Jan 3, 2014
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Richmond Community Wireless Refresh the page to get up-to-date graphs. More on the Internet Archive Community Wireless Project .
Topics: Community Wireless, SFlan
Community Audio
Dec 16, 2013 Jessica Conrad
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The author Jessica Conrad came through!  After an interview for Commoner Magazine, she gave me the audio and transcript that she used to write it.    I have asked this of many many writers, but few ever have.  Hope it is useful in some way, maybe just to see how journalism was done in 2013. Resulting article and Archived version
Topics: Brewster Kahle, Interview
Community Texts
Dec 4, 2013 Tom Wheeler
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Ebook by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Net Effects looks at the history of three network revolutions – the printing press, the railroad, and the telegraph and telephony – and how the fourth network revolution – digital communications – will be informed by those experiences. It was this process that led the Chairman to develop what he calls the three “prisms” for looking at communications policy: ensuring that our networks promote economic growth; preserving the fundamental values that...
Topics: FCC, Tom Wheeler