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http://www.ancientcomputer.com/
Ancient Computer Community Open in a new browser window
   Private collection of computers, calculators, consoles, books, reviews; many rarities; also available for exhibitions and events.
   http://www.ancientcomputer.com/
http://www.cbi.umn.edu/
Charles Babbage Institute (CBI) Open in a new browser window
   A research center at the University of Minnesota dedicated to promoting the study and preservation of the history of computing and information processing.
   http://www.cbi.umn.edu/
http://www.islandnet.com/~kpolsson/comphist/
Chronology of Personal Computers Open in a new browser window
   Timeline of microcomputers from the development of the microprocessor in the 1960s through to the present day. Includes hardware, software, peripherals, companies, and individuals.
   http://www.islandnet.com/~kpolsson/comphist/
http://www.computernostalgia.net/
Computer History Open in a new browser window
   Articles and photos on many topics; user submitted content with Wiki-style editing for registered users; photo gallery, forum, feedback.
   http://www.computernostalgia.net/
http://www.chac.org/
Computer History Association of California Open in a new browser window
   Non-profit corporation, safeguards and organizes the history of electronic computing, internationally, nationally, and in California. They collect and archive hardware, software, and documents.
   http://www.chac.org/
http://www.crowl.org/Lawrence/history/
Computer History Images Open in a new browser window
   Pictures of many of the pioneering computers.
   http://www.crowl.org/Lawrence/history/
http://computerhistory.org
Computer History Museum Open in a new browser window
   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
   http://computerhistory.org
http://www.elsop.com/wrc/h_comput.htm
Computer Industry History Open in a new browser window
   Comprehensive list of links to the best computer industry history resources that can currently be found on the 'Net
   http://www.elsop.com/wrc/h_comput.htm
http://www.chez.com/samurai/RING/ring.htm
Computers, Videogames and Arcade Collector's Ring Open in a new browser window
   
   http://www.chez.com/samurai/RING/ring.htm
http://www.computingnet.co.uk
Computing Millennium timeline Open in a new browser window
   A project to create the definitive list of the 1,000 key innovations and events in the last 1,000 years of information technology.
   http://www.computingnet.co.uk
http://www.hitmill.com/computers/computerhx1.html
History of Computers Open in a new browser window
   A directory of sites about the history of computers arranged categorically and with specific topic and general topic sections.
   http://www.hitmill.com/computers/computerhx1.html
http://catb.org/~esr/jargon/
Jargon File Resources Open in a new browser window
   The Jargon File (AKA, _The New Hacker's Dictionary_) is an essential repository of computer historical information.
   http://catb.org/~esr/jargon/
http://www.bashedu.ru/konkurs/tarhov/english/index_e.htm
Museum of the USSR Computers History Open in a new browser window
   A virtual museum containing historical information on computers and computer facilities in the USSR. Includes descriptions of computers, their characteristics, pictures, and personalities.
   http://www.bashedu.ru/konkurs/tarhov/english/index_e.htm
http://www.chstm.man.ac.uk/nahc/
National Archive for the History of Computing Open in a new browser window
   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.
   http://www.chstm.man.ac.uk/nahc/
http://pc-history.org/
PC History Open in a new browser window
   This site is under construction but has some nice pictures of some pre-IBM machines.
   http://pc-history.org/
http://www.cs.uiowa.edu/~jones/cards/index.html
Punched Cards Open in a new browser window
   Covers the earliest ways of encoding data up to the cards used in voting systems today.
   http://www.cs.uiowa.edu/~jones/cards/index.html
http://www.lgrossman.com/mjnk/
Reflections of a ModemJunkie Open in a new browser window
   Writings on computers, the early online world, and the Internet, dating from 1992 to 2000.
   http://www.lgrossman.com/mjnk/
http://netvalley.com/introduction.html
Silicon Valley to Internet Valley Open in a new browser window
   In San Francisco Bay Area; background, history, future: trends, forecasts.
   http://netvalley.com/introduction.html
http://odur.let.rug.nl/ahc/
The Association for History and Computing Open in a new browser window
   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.
   http://odur.let.rug.nl/ahc/
http://ei.cs.vt.edu/~history/
The History of Computing Open in a new browser window
   Detailed information including early pioneers and companies, archives, languages, and networking from the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech.
   http://ei.cs.vt.edu/~history/
http://www.thocp.net
The History of Computing Project Open in a new browser window
   Offers a detailed timeline on the history of computer. Sections include hardware, software, pioneers and references.
   http://www.thocp.net
http://lecture.eingang.org/
The History of Computing Science: From the Past to the Present Open in a new browser window
   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.
   http://lecture.eingang.org/
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/computing-history/
The Modern History of Computing Open in a new browser window
   Historical survey from Babbage onward; by B. Jack Copeland from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
   http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/computing-history/
http://oldcomputers.net
The Obsolete Technology Website Open in a new browser window
   Pictures, documents, and advertisements of classic computers from the 1970's and 1980's.
   http://oldcomputers.net
http://www.rheingold.com/texts/tft/
Tools For Thought Open in a new browser window
   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.
   http://www.rheingold.com/texts/tft/
http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/item/default.asp?ttype=2&tid=3784
Tools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology Open in a new browser window
   New updated edition from MIT Press, with new interviews of historic characters.
   http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/item/default.asp?ttype=2&tid=3784
http://www.pbs.org/nerds/
Triumph of the Nerds Open in a new browser window
   Bios, an interactive game, and a Q&A forum trace the birth of the personal computer at this PBS companion site.
   http://www.pbs.org/nerds/

Last Updated: 2007-03-25 17:21:59