Category Archives: Open Access

Posts about free open access to scholarly publications and data.

Proposal for Talk Session: Back to the Hyper-Web: Ted Nelson’s Dream Machine/Comp Lib Revisited

In 1965, Ted Nelson proposed a very radical way of using computers. He suggested that they were, already, more powerful as media machines, worked on by everyone, for personal uses. The original paper didn’t get much interest, but when Nelson published his dual-book, Comp Lib/Dream Machines in 1974, at the beginning of the hobby personal […]

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