Brügger, Niels (2015): Humaniora, Digital Humaniora, Medievidenskab og Internetforskning — en række mellemværender (Humanities, Digital Humanities, Media Studies, Internet Studies: An Inaugural Lecture), inaugural lecture, august 2015.

Available as

Sound (mp3, Danish language), or as

Text (pdf, English language).

(Figures mentioned in the article and in Niels Brüggers inaugural lecture are taken from:
Mayer-Schönberger & K. Cukier (2013): Big Data: A revolution that will transform how we live, work, and think. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, New York, 2013, pp. 8-9).


Nielsen, Janne (2016): Using Web Archives in Research – an Introduction. Netlab, 2016.

A detailed introduction to web archiving for researchers, this is a free book from NetLab. Is is sent out to participants in our workshops, and is available for download on the information page.

The book includes detailed descriptions of data collection (harvesting), challenges concerning completeness and authenticity, and search features in web archives and how to use them – each offering more detailed understanding of the basic principles laid out in the article “On Archived Web”.


Other noteworthy resources are:

Netarkivet (With access restricted to researchers).

The Internet Archive (Which can be accessed by the public).