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The Konrad Zuse Internet Archive Project

  • Julian Röder
  • Raúl Rojas
  • Hai Nguyen
Conference paper
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Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 416)

Abstract

This paper provides an overview of the Konrad Zuse Internet Archive project which has been conducted from 2010 until 2013 at Freie Universität Berlin in cooperation with Deutsches Museum in Munich. The project has been mainly concerned with digitising and publication of previously unreleased private papers of Konrad Zuse. We want to make the history of computing relevant to the general public and the archive has been extended by creating a panorama, simulations, films and an introductory encyclopaedia.

Keywords

History of Computing Konrad Zuse Private Papers Early Computers Online Archive Repository Digitisation Digital Humanities Open Access 

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© IFIP Federation for Information Processing 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Julian Röder
    • 1
  • Raúl Rojas
    • 1
  • Hai Nguyen
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceFreie Universität BerlinBerlinGermany

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