The Zuckerberg Files

The Zuckerberg Files is a digital archive of all public utterances of Facebook’s founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, spanning 2004-2023.

Over 1,500 full-text transcripts and 275+ video files are available for researchers to download, analyze, and scrutinize.

The Zuckerberg Files is hosted at Marquette University and is curated by Michael Zimmer with the help of numerous dedicated students.


Latest Updates:

Since our launch in 2013, The Zuckerberg Files has been hosted on institutionally-governed bepress digital publishing services. We’re now exploring alternative platforms to enhance searchability and user experience, and allow us more direct control of the archive. This will take some time and resources, but stay tuned….

The Zuckerberg Files

Six4Three v. Facebook sealed exhibits

In 2019, a cache of leaked Facebook documents connected to litigation by Six4Three against the social media company were made publicly available by NBC News and other outlets. The files include approximately 7,000 pages, of which about 4,000 are internal Facebook communications such as emails, web chats, notes, presentations and spreadsheets, primarily from 2011 to…

Zuckerberg Posts and Interviews about the Metaverse

On October 28, 2021, Zuckerberg’s keynote address at Connect 2021 included two major announcements: the formation of a new parent company Meta, and the new focus on developing the metaverse. In the weeks that followed, Zuckerberg was interviewed by assorted media outlets and made numerous Facebook posts about the new endeavors. We’re archiving them all,…