– new version new version 2016 released a new version on the 7th of November 2016.

The new version named Hercules presents design improvements, specially in the user interface for the replay of preserved Web pages, such as:

  • Minimize and Maximize options for the toolbar by clicking in the upper right corner, so that users can visualize the preserved Web page in full screen; new version 2016 new version 2016 in Iceland Iceland IIPC 2016

Last updated on September 26th, 2017 at 10:30 am

The team went to the biggest international Web archiving conference. Iceland IIPC 2016 Iceland IIPC 2016

The conference, organized by the International Internet Preservation Consortium (IIPC), occurred from the 11th to the 15th of April 2016. contributed with 5 presentations in the conference.

The slides are available in the following links:

For more informations about the conference visit

We archived the Web pages of the Portuguese Presidential Elections of 2016!

The made 2 crawls of Web pages related with the Portuguese Presidential Elections of 2016.

We had appealed to the community contribution by suggesting Web pages related with the Presidential Elections of 2016 in order to archive it.

We made 2 crawls, during and after the election campaign period, using the list of 284 Web pages suggested by the community, archiving a total of 551 672 Web resources, that occupy 7 GB.

It were collected Web pages such as the official ones from the running candidates, from political parties, news in the media about the elections, blogs, opinion articles.

The respects an embargo period of 1 year, and for that reason the archived collection will only be avaliable by the end of 2016.

However you can consult now some archived Web pages from the previous Portuguese Parliamentary Elections such as:

We would like to thank all the volunteers that helped with this initiative.

We issued a press release about

Last updated on September 26th, 2017 at 10:32 am

On the 12th January 2016 we have issued a press release about, where we explain our service, its history, present, colaborations and future challenges.

The is a free of charge service, that allows the search of Web archived data since 1996. The investigation infrastructure of is mainly focused on the preservation of relevant content for the portuguese community.

There are currently about 2700 milions of archived files, which correspond to 95 TB of information and any person can suggest interesting sites to be archived by simply going to

In 2015, the has collected 580 milion files for preservation, and the search service has registered an average of 3 692 users per month, from which 90% are new users.

In 2016 the will make avaliable the access to archived Web pages from the .eu domain and the team will work on a prototype that will allow the search and visualization of archived images.

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