Photos: Danish libraries – inside and out

My first ‘adult job’ (before that I’d had some atrocious jobs, including an evening-gig as Fowl Abattoir Cleaner…yes, that’s a title….which was like the cleaning version of Holiday on Ice…especially if they had been slaughtering ducks during the day…) had to do with libraries and archives. Pretty lucky it did, actually, as I had somehow…

British Library to begin archiving UK internet

The British Library is ready to start a new archiving scheme, which will collect and preserve the UK internet for posterity. Starting this week the British Library <a href=”http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/453908/20130405/british-library-archive-uk-web-news-publications.htm”>plans to capture and record around a billion webpages a year. </a> Culture Minister <a href=”http://pressandpolicy.bl.uk/Press-Releases/Click-to-save-the-nation-s-digital-memory-61b.aspx”>Ed Vaizey MP said</a>: “Legal deposit arrangements remain vitally important. Preserving and…