Experiencing Early User Interfaces

  • Martha E. CrosbyEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9187)


The intention of this article is to provide a slightly different perspective for the Women in Design, User Experience, and Usability discussion. This paper not only describes examples of human communication with counting artifacts and other early computing machines but it also recounts specific personal experiences with interfaces from the author’s career of over fifty five years working in information sciences.


Personal user experiences Interface History Computer interfaces Communication with computing artifacts 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information and Computer SciencesUniversity of HawaiiManoaUSA

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