Preserving Bucknell’s Websites

In July 2012, Special Collections/University Archives began capturing the Bucknell’s public website and social media accounts to preserve web-based content that documents the University’s web presence now and in the future. Utilizing the Archive-It crawler, selected Bucknell web domains or websites are periodically copied to ensure long-term access. Once crawled, the web site is arranged and described by Special Collections/University Archives staff and is made publicly available on the Archive-It website using the Internet Archive’s Way Back Machine. To see the captures:

To see archived copies of Bucknell’s website before 2012 (all the way back to 1996), visit the Internet Archive:*/

If you have any questions or would like to learn more, please contact Special Collections/University Archives at

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