Internet Archive


While users can freely read, save, print or download most content (usually released under Creative Commons or open licenses), a few restrictions apply in specific libraries or special projects. Highly developed the internal linking structure.

Fee Policy

Along with free access to the entire site, users are also invited to upload their own content and any digital (not copyrighted) file. A new subscription-based section is restricted to participating institutions. Some restrictions rely upon the specific libraries/sections

Free Retrieved Material

Users can freely read, save or download most content, including the many multimedia files available (many released under a Creative Commons license)

Linking Richness

The internal linking structure is highly developed, serving as another quick tool for browsing/searching, while only limited external links are provided