Ensuring Longevity

This pages sets to document some of the efforts to ensure that the "Geograph Archive" is available for a long time - hopefully for many future generations.

WebArchiveExternal link - project by the British Library. At time of writing mirrors about 1.5Million photos.

WikiMedia CommonsExternal link will mirror almost our entire archive, currently, 300,000 or so available, but do have a copy of first 2M which are being uploaded. viaExternal link

UpMyStreetExternal link - have a copy of approximately 600,000 images.

Copies of the images and database mailed out on request - at least 4 copies with 2M images, distributed in this way.

Many others have copies of 250,000 images from the torrents.

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   Text © Copyright December 2010, Barry Hunter; licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
With contributions by Penny Mayes. (details)
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