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Tuesday, September 21 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Panel Presentation: Link Rot

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Link rot (also called link death, link breaking, or reference rot) is the phenomenon of hyperlinks tending over time to cease to point to their originally targeted file, web page, or server due to that resource being relocated to a new address or becoming permanently unavailable. This panel will be an informative discussion around the Internet’s ability to preserve information and knowledge.

Speakers
avatar for Brewster Kahle

Brewster Kahle

Founder and Digital Librarian, Internet Archive
A passionate advocate for public Internet access and a successful entrepreneur, Brewster Kahle has spent his career intent on a singular focus: providing Universal Access to All Knowledge. He is the founder and Digital Librarian of the Internet Archive, one of the largest libraries... Read More →
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Catherine Stihler

CEO, Creative Commons
Catherine Stihler OBE has been an international champion for openness as a legislator and practitioner for over 20 years.Born in Scotland, Catherine was educated at St Andrews University, where she was awarded a Master of Arts (MA) with Honours in Geography and International Relations... Read More →


Tuesday September 21, 2021 7:00pm - 8:00pm UTC
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