Length: 60 minutes
Summary: The Internet Archive (http://www.archive.org) is a free, on-line repository rich with genealogy source documents including census images and e-books.
Description: Learn how to navigate the Internet Archive and leverage the best search strategies to download a variety of materials including archived web pages, e-books, video, audio and more.
Audience Level: Beginner
Requirements: Projection for laptop/netbook computer on large screen; internet connection – wired or wireless (preferred in order to show live websites and resources).
Content: 4 page handout
- What is the Internet Archive?
- The Wayback Machine
- Books and Texts
- Audio and Video
- Search Strategies
- Downloading Content
- Uploading Content
- Hidden Gems of the Internet Archive Collection
©2012, copyright Thomas MacEntee