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  • AO3, GDPR and You

    Published: Thu 24 May 2018 12:11PM EDT Comments: 23

    You may have heard that the European Union's new regulation on data protection, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is coming into effect on May 25. It has effects on sites and organizations all around the world, including Archive of Our Own.


  • Downtime Report: May 10-14

    Published: Fri 18 May 2018 04:19PM EDT Comments: 58

    Following our May 10 deploy, the Archive experienced a number of issues stemming primarily from increased load during the Elasticsearch upgrade process.


  • Are you Canadian? OTW Legal Wants Your Stories!

    Published: Thu 17 May 2018 12:42PM EDT Comments: 43

    Are you Canadian? OTW Legal wants your stories about being a fan!