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CHARLES BABBAGE INSTITUTE +

ACM HISTORY COMMITTEE

Charles Babbage Institute (Archives)

The Charles Babbage Institute (CBI) is an archives and research center dedicated to preserving the history of information technology and promoting and conducting research in the field. CBI is located in Elmer L. Andersen Library, a izmir escort state-of-the-art facility designed for Archives and Special Collections. Primary support for CBI is provided by the University of Minnesota, through the College of Science & Engineering and the University Libraries. Additional support is provided by corporate donors and individuals through the Friends of CBI.

ACM History Committee

“ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, uniting computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the computing profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for life-long learning, career development, and professional networking.” (Quoting ACM.org)

The History Committee’s purpose, as stated in our charter, is to foster preservation and interpretation hatay escort of the history of the ACM and its role in the development of computing.
WORKSHOP UPDATES

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Class Material Posted!

Principles of Archives I: Physical Formats – presentation and supplementary materials here. Principles of Archives II: Digital Formats – presentation and supplementary materials here. Institutional Matchmaking – presentation here.

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Workshop Schedule and Presenter Bios Posted

The final schedule for the workshop has recently been posted here, along with the biographies of the various presenters. Check for an upcoming post to provide more details about workshop[…]

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Call for Participation

Applications are invited to one-and-a-half day workshop to be held 20-21 May 2019 at the Charles Babbage Institute (CBI) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For each successful application, one person’s expenses for[…]

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