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Facts

Harvesting began on 3/9/2001.

Thematic Collections

European Parliament Election 2009 (2009)
Czech Presidency of the European Union (2009)
40th Anniversary of the invasion of Czechoslovakia 1968 (2008)
Presidential election (2008)
New Building of the National technical library (2007)
Olympic Prague (2007)
New Building of the National Library (2007)
Election (2006)
Highlands (2005)
Chronicle of Dalimil (2005)
Floods (2002)

European Parliament Election 2009

The latest European Parliament Election were run in June 2009. Election campaign, course of election and reactions towards final results are contained in thematic collection, which was repeatedly harvested in May, June and July.

Statistic

Date: May, June, July 2009

Total files in colletion: 2,023,399

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 56,751

Czech Presidency of the European Union

For six months, from January till June 2009, Czech Republic stood as presidential country of European Union. There happened many serious political and social events within this period, such as energy crisis (oil supplies cut off from Russia) or overthrow of Mirek Topolánek´s Administration. Thematic collection of related internet sources was run with monthly period from January till July 2009.

Statistic

Date: January-July 2009

Total files in colletion: 7,230,256

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 372,845

40th Anniversary of the invasion of Czechoslovakia 1968

Smaller thematic harvest includes comments and materials relating to 40th anniversary of the invasion of Czechoslovakia.

Statistic

Date: August 2008

Total files in colletion: 8,941

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 400

Presidential election 2008

The fourth presidential election in the Czech Republic‘s history took place on February 8th and 15th, 2008. The course of election was affected by disputes over public voting and was characterized by relatively equal standings of both candidates, Václav Klaus and Jan Švejnar. The thematic collection contains press-agency news, interviews, essays, opinions and commentaries from both camps of presidential candidates supporters.

Statistic

Date: 3/2, 13/02, 25/02, 26/02/2007

Total files in colletion: 859,486

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 18,570

New Building of the National technical library

In 2006 construction works have been started in order to build up new building of the National technical library located on Fleming square (Dejvice) next to the Czech Technical University and the Institute of Chemical Technology. Opening has been scheduled in the year 2009. Although czech media didn't pay so much attention towards this event in comparison with the project of the National library new building, WebArchiv captured all important information about this event in this thematic collection.

Statistic

Date: 19/7/2007 – 11/9/2009

Total files in colletion: 5,941

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 127

Olympic Prague

The City Council approved on its meeting on 22 March 2007 Prague's bid for the 2016 Olympic games. We captured this hot news in a thematic collection. The collection will continue into the future as the process progresses through its stages.

Statistic

Date: 1/4/2007

Total files in colletion: 8,941

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 318

New Building of the National Library of the Czech Republic

In 2006 the National Library organized an international architectural competition for design of its new building. The competition results were announced on 2 March 2007 and the first phase of the project was thus successfully completed. WebArchiv captured media coverage of this event in another thematic collection.

The competition results created a great response. The winning project by Jan Kaplický has got many supporters and opponents alike. The collection continues – we added 1,200 new documets (10 MB) in May.

Statistic

Date: 2/8/2008

Total files in colletion: 14,623

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 647


Date: 24/4/2008

Total files in colletion: 31,762

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 950


Date: 14/11/2007

Total files in colletion: 367

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 3


Date: 16/5/2007

Total files in colletion: 1,200

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 10


Date: 15/3/2007

Total files in colletion: 4,345

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 78

Election 2006

The June 2006 election to the House of Representatives of the Czech Parliament ended with an interesting result. The seats were distributed equally between the right and the left and it was clear that creating a new government was going to be complicated. We decided to include a thematic harvest of comments and materials relating to political situation after the election in WebArchiv.

Statistic

Date: 22/5/2006

Total files in colletion: 1,088,955

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 54,793

Highlands

Local information about schools and communities in the Highlands region. The harvest was commissioned by the local authorities and carried out in cooperation with the Highland Regional Library.

Statistic

Date: 12/12/2005

Total files in colletion: 974,912

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 23,548

Chronicle of Dalimil

In March 2005 the National Library of the Czech Republic acquired for its collection a newly-discovered translation of the oldest Czech-written chronicle – previously unknown fragment of the 14th century Dalimil Chronicle (Dalimilova kronika) in Latin. The library purchased this priceless document for EUR 339.000 at an auction at the Piasa auction house in Paris. This event received big media coverage and is reflected in this thematic collection.

Statistic

Date: 24/5/2005

Total files in colletion: 11,057

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 472

Floods 2002

In August 2002 the Czech Republic was hit by large-scale floods. The disaster affected more than 400 towns and villages including the capital Prague; nearly one hundred of them were flooded completely. This thematic harvest of the Czech web covers news reports and information about events of this natural disaster and its impact.

Statistic

Date: 23/8/2002

Total files in colletion: 2,875

Total uncompressed size of collection (MB): 113




























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