Websites were captured by the Special Collections Library using the Internet Archive's Archive-It service. Archived websites are accessible online at:
Twitter data was captured from Twitter's Application Programming Interface (API) using Python scripts. Complete Twitter data in raw JSON format is only available to Penn State University staff and faculty, in accordance with Twitter's API Terms of Service. A full inventory of tweet IDs are available online at:
Overview of the PA based tweets collected:
Graph depicting the number of tweets by day for the selected PA accounts and hashtags:
Following are additional web and social media archive resources, including some specific to politics and elections, especially the 2016 U.S. election.