2. Services Used for Website Harvesting and Playback
The Archive-It service is primarily used for harvesting websites selected for inclusion in the NYARC collections. Archive-It is a subscription-based web archiving service of the Internet Archive and is used by organizations for harvesting and managing born-digital content. Archive-It currently works with over 500 partner organizations, inclusive of university libraries, state archives and libraries, museum and art libraries, historical societies, and public libraries.
B). Wayback Machine:
The Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine allows users to view archived websites as they existed on the live web over time. The Internet Archive began archiving cached pages of websites in 1996 and they continue to crawl the web at regular intervals. As of late 2015, the Wayback Machine has archived over 439 billion webpages from the Internet.