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 The Association for History and ComputingThe Association for History and Computing
An international organization which aims to promote and develop interest in the use of computers in all types of historical study at every level, in both teaching and research.
 Charles Babbage Institute (CBI)Charles Babbage Institute (CBI)
A research center at the University of Minnesota dedicated to promoting the study and preservation of the history of computing and information processing.
 Chronology of Personal ComputersChronology of Personal Computers
Timeline of microcomputers from the development of the microprocessor in the 1960s through to the present day. Includes hardware, software, peripherals, companies, and individuals.
 Computer HistoryComputer History
Articles and photos on many topics; user submitted content with Wiki-style editing for registered users; photo gallery, forum, feedback.
 Computer History ImagesComputer History Images
Pictures of many of the pioneering computers.
 Computer History MuseumComputer History Museum
Focuses exclusively on the history of computing. Located in Mountain View, California. Search the collection, illustrated timeline, online exhibits and select images from the collection, "This Day in History," curator's choice, and the Hall of Fellows (awards for contributions to computing).
 Computer Industry HistoryComputer Industry History
A list of links to the best computer industry history resources that can currently be found on the Net.
 Computers in the Computer ageComputers in the Computer age
A look at the progression in computer technology throughout the ages.
 Computers, Videogames and Arcade Collector's RingComputers, Videogames and Arcade Collector's Ring
A directory of links.
 History of ComputersHistory of Computers
A directory of sites about the history of computers arranged categorically and with specific topic and general topic sections.
 The History of ComputingThe History of Computing
Detailed information including early pioneers and companies, archives, languages, and networking from the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech.
 The History of Computing ProjectThe History of Computing Project
Offers a detailed timeline on the history of computer. Sections include hardware, software, pioneers and references.
 The History of Computing Science: From the Past to the PresentThe History of Computing Science: From the Past to the Present
Lecture presented by Michelle A. Hoyle explaining how computers and computing science arose from using sticks with notches for counting, to the massive explosion of personal computers in the 1980s.
 Jargon File ResourcesJargon File Resources
The Jargon File (AKA, _The New Hacker's Dictionary_) is an essential repository of computer historical information.
 The Modern History of ComputingThe Modern History of Computing
Historical survey from Babbage onward; by B. Jack Copeland from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
 Museum of the USSR Computers HistoryMuseum of the USSR Computers History
A virtual museum containing historical information on computers and computer facilities in the USSR. Includes descriptions of computers, their characteristics, pictures, and personalities.
 National Archive for the History of ComputingNational Archive for the History of Computing
Houses the UK's most important collection of documents relating to the history of computing, and encourages interest and study in the history of computing more generally.
 The Obsolete Technology WebsiteThe Obsolete Technology Website
Pictures, documents, and advertisements of classic computers from the 1970's and 1980's.
 PC HistoryPC History
This site is under construction but has some nice pictures of some pre-IBM machines.
 Punched CardsPunched Cards
Covers the earliest ways of encoding data up to the cards used in voting systems today.
 Reflections of a ModemJunkieReflections of a ModemJunkie
Writings on computers, the early online world, and the Internet, dating from 1992 to 2000.
 Silicon Valley to Internet ValleySilicon Valley to Internet Valley
In San Francisco Bay Area; background, history, future: trends, forecasts.
 Tools For ThoughtTools For Thought
by Howard Rheingold. Online copy of well known 1985 book on the invention of computing; includes Babbage, Turing, von Neumann, Engelbart, PARC, Kay, and Atari.
 Tools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding TechnologyTools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology
New updated edition from MIT Press, with new interviews of historic characters.
 Triumph of the NerdsTriumph of the Nerds
Biographies, an interactive game, and a questions and answers forum trace the birth of the personal computer at this PBS companion site.



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