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Wednesday, November 05, 2003
UK adds websites to legal deposit  
The Guardian reports that the UK government has just passed a law extending legal deposit to electronic publications.

"Chris Mole, Labour MP for Ipswich, who introduced the bill in December, said the British Library, the National Library of Scotland and the National Library of Wales; the University Library, Cambridge; the Bodleian Library, Oxford; and Trinity College Library, Dublin, would have to use their judgment in "harvesting" websites and electronic publications. "


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