From Computing Machines to IT: Collecting, Documenting, and Preserving Source Material on Swedish IT-History
2008 (English)Conference paper (Refereed)
This paper presents a large-scale project on collecting, documenting, and preserving source material on Swedish IT-history between 1950 and 1980. The project created new source material using methods of contemporary history such as interviews, witness seminars, and autobiographies. The paper describes the project's organization, its methods, and its results.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2008. 65-73 p.
, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, ISSN 18684238
Autobiography, documentation, history of computing, history of technology, interview, IT-history, oral history, Sweden, witness seminar, History, System program documentation, Information technology
Computer and Information Science
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-152170DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-03757-3_7ISI: 000280134700007ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84882932064ISBN: 9783642037566OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-152170DiVA: diva2:751808
2nd IFIP WG 9.7 Conference on History of Nordic Computing, HiNC2 2007; 21-23 August 2007, Turku, Finland
QC 201410022014-10-022014-09-232014-10-02Bibliographically approved