Single Sites Web Archive - Minerva - Library of Congress Web Archive
The Single Sites Web Archive is part of the Minerva project, the Library of Congress Web Archives (LCWA) which is "composed of collections of archived web sites selected by subject specialists to represent web-based information on a designated topic. It is part of a continuing effort by the Library to evaluate, select, collect, catalog, provide access to, and preserve digital materials for future generations of researchers. The early development project for Web archives was called MINERVA. contains sites covering a diverse array of topics selected by recommending librarians from the Library of Congress. [...] Included in the web archive are blogs, individual web pages, educational sites (including virtual exhibitions), and organizational sites. This collection is part of a continuing effort by the Library of Congress to evaluate, select, collect, catalog, provide access to, and preserve digital materials for future generations of researchers." Web sites for the History of Europe and single European countries are dealing with the following topics:
  • Banks and banking, Central--Hungary
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Germany--Armed Forces--History--20th century
  • Germany--Armed Forces--History--World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany--History--1918-1933
  • Germany--History--1933-1945
  • Hungary--Maps
  • Italy--Armed Forces--History--World War, 1939-1945
  • Magyar Nemzeti Bank
  • Refugees
  • Spanish-American War, 1898
  • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North
  • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Balkan Peninsula
  • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy
  • Citing Resources in the Web Archive should be done indicating: "Archived in the Library of Congress Web Archives at www.loc.gov. When citing a particular Web site include the archived Web site's Citation ID (e.g., http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.natlib/mrva1234.1234). Researchers are advised to follow standard citation guidelines for Web sites, pages, and articles. Researchers are reminded that many of the materials in this Web archive are copyrighted and that citations must credit the authors/creators and publishers of the works.

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