Wednesday, February 9, 2011

2011 Egyptian Protests Web Archive

Browse and search images, videos, reports, and personal accounts of the Egyptian protests of 2011 using the Web Archive at the American University in Cairo. The Rare Books and Special Collections Library has archived news from Al Jazeera, Egypt Daily News, the BBC, CNN, MSNBC, Newsweek, and Time among others. Personal accounts of the demonstrations from Twitter, YouTube, blogs, and personal photograph sites have also been preserved in the Web Archive.

View Al Jazeera's online coverage of the protests beginning February 2, 2011 in AUC's web archive.


To learn more about the demonstrations, visit the American University is Cairo's Archive-It site. From here, select the collection entitled 2011 Egyptian Protests, and browse or search the archived websites. Looking for videos? View a list of the videos archives at the top of the 2011 Egyptian Protests Web Archive page.

Got a suggestion for a page or website to archive? Email Digital Collections Archivist, Carolyn Runyon.