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Toronto ‘guerrilla’ archivists to help preserve US climate data

December 15, 2016

BBC News | December 15, 2016

With the elec­tion of Don­ald Trump some sci­en­tists fear envi­ron­men­tal data now avail­able online could dis­ap­pear. This push to pre­serve infor­ma­tion before Trump takes con­trol of U.S. fed­er­al agen­cies has spurred a full-day “Guer­ril­la Archiv­ing Event: Sav­ing Envi­ron­men­tal Data from Trump” hackathon sched­uled to take place Dec. 17 at the Fac­ul­ty of Infor­ma­tion. Read more.