Norway’s petabyte plan:National Library of Norway’s (NLN) Store everything ever published in a 1,000-year archive

excerpt from source   “They aim to digitize everything ever published in Norway: books, newspapers, manuscripts, posters, photos, movies, broadcasts, and maps, as well as all websites on the Norwegian .no domain.Their work has been going on for the past 12 years and will take 30 years to complete by current estimations.”

 

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF NORWAY’S DIGITAL COLLECTION, SEPTEMBER 2018

  • 2,000,000 newspapers, about 40,000,000 pages
  • 540,000 books, about 80,000,000 pages
  • 700,000 pages of manuscripts and music manuscripts
  • 1,300,000 photos
  • 1,400,000 hours of broadcast radio
  • 950,000 hours of broadcast TV
  • 55,000 units of music
  • 16,000 units of movies/video
  • 24,800,000,000 web pages

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