I’ve just noticed this in my gmail inbox, which I don’t check nearly often enough.
To Whom It May Concern:
The United States Library of Congress has selected your website for inclusion in the Library’s historic collection of Internet materials related to the retirement of Pope Benedict XVI. We consider your website to be an important part of this collection and the historical record.
The Library of Congress preserves the Nation’s cultural artifacts and provides enduring access to them. The Library’s traditional functions, acquiring, cataloging, preserving and serving collection materials of historical importance to the Congress and the American people to foster education and scholarship, extend to digital materials, including websites.
The following URL has been selected:
In order to properly archive this URL, and potentially other URLs of interest on your site, we may archive both this URL and other portions of your site. (And then it goes on to say what they’re going to do and how you can find out more.)
I’m not sure why you want comment and collections of links from way down in New Zealand, nice folks at the LoC, but I’ve no objection. Be my guest. Feel free to fill your socks.