Web archiving is the process of collecting, preserving and providing access to the content of the Internet. The articles we share, the social media posts we like — these are the things from today that will make up the historical record of tomorrow, but only if someone actively saves them.
Harris, Kayla; Beis, Christina; and Shreffler, Stephanie, "Citizen Web Archiving: Preserving Websites for the Common Good" (2020). University Libraries Blog Archive. 349.