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    Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan, and Tajikistan Elections Web Archive The Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan and Tajikistan Elections Web Archive includes campaign sites archived during these countries’ election seasons since 2014. This archive collection includes websites for government bodies, political parties, presidential candidates, election observers and political commentators which offer significant information related to presidential and general elections in Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan and Tajikistan. Pertinent social media channels are also included in this collection in...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2014

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    Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan and Tajikistan Government Web Archive This collection consists of official government websites for Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan and Tajikistan and provides an overview of the political, economic, administrative and social situation in these four countries. Several of these governmental websites contain information in English, Urdu, Persian (Farsi and Dari dialects), Pashto, Tajik and Russian languages. The depth of information is best for the Urdu, Persian, Pashto and Tajik languages, so...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2015

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    Afghanistan Web Archive The Afghanistan Web Archive is comprised primarily of websites produced by the Afghan government, specifically the executive branch. Also included are a selection of sites from statistical reporting agencies, banking institutions, universities, U.S. Embassy and critical NGOs supporting democratic and human rights initiatives. The date range of the collection overlaps with the country's presidential (2009) and parliamentary (2009) elections, which were the second national...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2009

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    African Government Web Archive The African Government Web Archive provides links to information from key African government ministries, institutions and organizations for the 51 countries in Africa south of the Sahara. This will ensure that the Library of Congress and the United States Congress have ongoing access to information from Africa and to official 'born digital' government publications from African nations. The digital initiative adds to the Library’s...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2014

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    American Civil War Sesquicentennial Web Archive The American Civil War Sesquicentennial Web Archive is a collection of websites presenting various projects and events in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War. This anniversary is historically significant, and this significance is reflected in the number and diversity of the associated websites. This web archive will serve as a useful tool for researchers in studying the American Civil War...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2011

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    American Music Creators Web Archive The American Music Creators Web Archive is a collection of websites of musicians, performers, and composers contributing to the American music scene. The collection strives to be representative of all genres of music, including jazz, classical, country, rock, Latin American, hip hop, rap, R&B, blues, EDM, heavy metal, bluegrass and many more. Sites include artists on major labels and those on independent labels or...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division
    • Date: 2018

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    American Music Industry Web Archive The American Music Industry Web Archive captures the websites of individuals and companies that represent music creators and are involved broadly in the business of music. This includes mainstream and independent record labels and studios, music journalists and critics, and retail music sites. The goal of the collection is to document in what way music is created, discussed, promoted and consumed and how those...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division
    • Date: 2018

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    Author Websites Web Archive The Author Websites Web Archive is a collection of official author websites. These sites offer a unique record of the intellectual and creative activities of authors and the ways in which they interact with readers. An author's official website typically documents these activities by presenting an array of content: biographical information; a list of published and forthcoming books; a calendar of readings, appearances, and...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2018

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    Bangladeshi Elections Web Archive This collection of websites documents the Bangladeshi General Elections beginning with the 2018-2019 election cycle, up to the present. The websites in this collection cover the political parties taking part in the elections. Other sites include watch-dog groups and non-profits.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2018

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    Brazil Cordel Literature Web Archive Brazilian chapbooks, known as literatura de cordel, are typically sold at street fairs, where the pamphlets are hung by string (cordel in Portuguese). They are a grassroots form of communication whose purpose is both education and entertainment. Cordel pamphlets serve the community by alerting them to health concerns such as dengue fever. They provide entertainment in the re- telling of folk tales and more...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Hispanic Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2011

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    Brazilian Elections Web Archive This collection of websites documents the Brazilian elections and covers three presidential elections for the years 2010, 2014, and 2018. Each election consists of two rounds, and multiple parties run for municipal, state, and presidential positions. Only those candidates who win the majority of votes in the first round will move to the second and final round. Since 2010 the country has shifted from...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Hispanic Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2010

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    Brazilian Environmental Policy Web Archive The Brazilian Environmental Policy web archive presents a sampling of municipal web-content produced between 2010 and 2021 – following Brazil’s inclusion as one of the five emerging “BRICS” economies. This expanded economic growth has evolved from increased demand for the extraction of natural resources across the country making this archive an essential tool for researchers studying the progression of Brazilian environmental initiatives. Drawn from...

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    Bulgarian Political and Social Issues Web Archive The Bulgarian Political and Social Issues Web Archive is comprised of sites that address political and social issues and inform public policy. Content includes websites of Bulgarian politicians, political parties, non-governmental organizations, voluntary associations, and think tanks. The selection of websites represents a diversity of organizations from a vast array of political stances and viewpoints on topics such as the development of civil society,...

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    Burma/Myanmar Elections Web Archive The Burma/Myanmar Elections web archive brings together a collection of websites that document the General Elections of 2010, the by-elections of 2012, and the General Elections of 2015.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2010

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    Business in America Web Archive The Business in America Web Archive is a collection of websites of major companies that have appeared on the Fortune 500 list. Today's large corporations communicate to customers, shareholders, and others via their corporate websites. They also use their websites as platforms to present their points of view on public policy issues. Since much of the content on corporate websites can be quite ephemeral,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Science, Technology, and Business Division
    • Date: 2015

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    Cambodian Elections Web Archive The Cambodian Elections Web Archive covers the 2013 and 2018 general elections, which saw Cambodians vote for representatives to the 125-seat National Assembly.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2013

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    China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) 2018-2021 Web Archive The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is part of China’s “One Belt, One Road (OBOR)” initiative. OBOR’s vision encompasses a geographical region that extends from the Baltics in Europe to Southeast Asia and from China to Africa. The focus of CPEC is on a series of energy and infrastructure projects. Through CPEC, Pakistan is situated to become one of the most strategically important countries in...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2018

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    Comics Literature and Criticism Web Archive This collection includes various forms of comics literature and criticism, such as blogs and other online publication platforms, to preserve contemporary discussion regarding this format/genre/subject in its various forms (comic books, comic strips, graphic novels, television, film, and other media). These websites complement the original work being collected as a part of the Small Press Expo Comic and Cartoon Art Collection and the Webcomics...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Serial & Government Publications Division
    • Date: 2018

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    Crisis in Darfur 2006 Web Archive Described by the United Nations as the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, the current conflict in Sudan’s western region of Darfur began in early 2003, when rebels attacked government targets and then expanded to the widespread killing of civilians and the destruction of villages. These attacks have led to more than two million people being displaced and thousands killed.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2006

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    Earth Day 2020 Web Archive On April 22, 2020, we celebrated the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which was initiated on April 22, 1970, by Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Earth Day events and programs pivoted to the online environment, which resulted in participants joining in a digital Earth Day from home.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Science, Technology, and Business Division
    • Date: 2020

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    East European Government Ministries Web Archive Websites of East European government ministries and agencies contain critical, primary sources for the study of all aspects of political, economic, and social life in the region. Much of the content on the sites is released exclusively in electronic format, and thus complements the Library of Congress print collections.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. European Division
    • Date: 2014

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    Economics Blogs Web Archive The goal of the Economics Blogs Web Archive is to capture current economic research and original thought as reflected in the blogs by professors of economics, economic policy and/or research institutions and other practitioners of economic disciplines. It is important to preserve this openly available content that covers a variety of topics in economics ranging from general macro or microeconomics to specific sub-topics in...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Science, Technology, and Business Division
    • Date: 2018

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    Egypt 2008 Web Archive In 2008 Egypt witnessed a remarkable experience rich in political and democratic practices, and the sites captured back then should be revisited in the context of current events. In Spring 2008 the April 6 Youth Movement, an Egyptian activist group established to support the workers in an industrial town, appeared in local politics as an active force. It was followed by other opposition movements...
    • Date: 2008

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    Egyptian Elections Web Archive In 2012, Egypt inaugurated, what was considered by many, one of its first truly free and fair elections, following the Egyptian Revolution of 2011. This revolution, part of the larger movement known as the Arab Spring in the West, resulted in the downfall of the Mubarak regime. Hosni Mubarak had ruled Egypt following the assassination of Egyptian president Anwar al-Sadat in 1981, thereby rendering...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2012

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    Executive Branch Federal Government Web Archive This collection includes websites from United States executive branch agencies. It includes main websites for cabinet level agencies but also specific reports, websites for individual parts of agencies, and websites for related organizations.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Serial & Government Publications Division
    • Date: 2016

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