Mailing list archive
A mailing list archive
is a collection of past messages from one or more electronic mailing lists. Such archives often include searching and indexing functionality. Geocrawler and MARC
are two examples.
Some popular free software programs for collecting mailing list archives are
Hypermail and Mhonarc.
See Wikipedia:Mailing lists for Wikipedia's mailing list archives.
See also e-mail, Google Groups, GMANE