Public and private organizations all across the country and around the world are undertaking the massive task of converting huge amounts of physical data and making it available online in digital formats. This is wonderful news for anyone that is interested in virtually any kind of information imaginable.

Libraries, museums, and other government organizations are digitizing documents, photos, videos, newspapers, and other historical records and artifacts and are creating digital collections on a wide variety of topics.

Digital FOIA public records would reduce costs and improve response times

Is social media archiving required for businesses and the government?

The importance of digitization standards and practices

Twitter archive will permanently store and provide access to all public tweets

Benefits and challenges of archiving the Internet

Reasons why we need more data scientists

Digital collections at Harvard Library

New York Public Library digital collections

Digital collections at the Library of Congress

Digital Public Library of America collections