1. Searching in the World's Library Records ( WORLDCAT )
• Go to WorldCat website• Search for your Library Card by typing your First Name and Last Name while also adding the word NotForgotten(see image below)• Click Search• Depending on theLegacy Product you availed, your search result may contain the following Library Cards: 1. Not Forgotten Library Card 2. International Time Capsule Society Library Card
2. Searching in the Not Forgotten Library and International Time Capsule Registry.• Go to Not Forgotten Library Depository• In the upper left corner, search for your Library Card by typing your First Name and Last Name• Click Search• Depending on the Legacy Product you availed, your search result may contain the following Library Cards: 1. Not Forgotten Library Card (Not Forgotten Library) 2. International Time Capsule Society Library Card (Registered Time Capsule Catalog)• For a specific type of library card, please tick the box of the your selected Library Card type: Not Forgotten Library or Registered Time Capsule Catalog(ITCS)
The Digital Preservation Trust is tasked with caring for the tapes and archives. They will update the technology so it can be "read" by whatever technology is relevant at the time - even if its a grain of salt!
There are a number of ways your legacy product can be found:
• Your asset certificate which you added to your will.• Searching the worlds library records (held in WorldCat)• Searching family history records (places like Ancestry)• Searching on the blockchain.• Searching in the International Time Capsule Registry.
The library (funded by the Trust) will publish information on its public platform how to request and retrieve a legacy product. You would need to have one of the unique references associated with a legacy product - a GEDCOM UUID, a blockchain hash, a library reference, etc and pay a minor retrieval fee to the library.
A: WorldCat is the world’s most comprehensive database of information about library collections. WorldCat libraries like Not Forgotten are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.Unique in scale and unparalleled in data quality, WorldCat makes library collections findable and accessible around the world.
The International Time Capsule Society collects and oversees time capsule registrations from all over the world, of all types of time capsules, and has received many thousands of registrations for over 30 years. On receipt of a new registration the ITCS catalogs each time in the NotForgotten Library Depository and provides public access to the Time Capsule records.
In 2020 through formal deaccession, the physical and digital records of time capsules that Oglethorpe University holds in its possession were permanently transferred to the NotForgotten Library Depository thereby consolidating the registry of time capsules held in the NotForgotten Library Depository together with those held by Oglethorpe University on behalf of the International Time Capsule society.