Memento Depot - Stanford Web Archive

Last updated: January 19, 2015

Archive Content

The Stanford Web Archive is provided by Stanford University Libraries. The archive will ultimately include historical web content reflecting a range of institutional use cases. You can learn more about web archiving at Stanford University on their micro-site.

Memento Protocol Information

The Stanford Web Archive is accessible via the Memento "Time Travel for the Web" protocol. Hence, it supports datetime negotiation to access a version of a web resource as it existed at a specific moment in time. Check out the brief introduction to Memento if you are not familiar with it.

Presuming the Original Resource (current version) is, then the resources that are relevant for the Memento protocol are:

Integration with the Original Dataset

The original dataset consists of websites archived by Stanford University. In responses to HTTP requests, the live versions of these websites do not provide a Link header with a "timegate" link to point at their TimeGate at the Stanford Libraries Web Archive.