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The Whole Digital Library Handbook - Page 1
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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science: Volume 50 - Supplement 13 ...

Allen Kent - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1992 - 376 pages
...with this plethora of information. Bush designed the memex. a device "in which an individual stores his books, records, and communications, and which is mechanized so that it may be consuhed with exceeding speed and flexibility." More than a simple repository, the memex was based...
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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science: Volume 14 - Kuwait ...

Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1975 - 512 pages
...foreseen a "memex," "a device in which an individual stores his books, records, and communications, and mechanized so that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility ... an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory." consisting of "a desk . . . translucent screens...
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Hypertext in Context

C. McKnight - Computers - 1991 - 166 pages
Hypertext is the term coined for the electronic storage of data, whether it be textual or graphical, in such a way that the whole file transcends simple word processing and ...
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Cultures of the Internet: Virtual Spaces, Real Histories, Living Bodies

Professor Robert M Shields, Rob Shields - Internet - 1996 - 208 pages
...Consider a future device for individual use, which is a sort of mechanized private file and library. // needs a name, and, to coin one at random, 'memex'...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility. // is an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory . . , In the outside world, all forms of intelligence,...
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Intelligent Information Retrieval: The Case of Astronomy and Related Space ...

André Heck, Fionn Murtagh - Computers - 1993 - 214 pages
...presented the concept of a "memex" which was meant to be "...a device in which an individual stores his books, records, and communications, and which...speed and flexibility. It is an enlarged intimate to his memory" (Bush, 1945, p. 106ff.). The memex was intended to link information units without any...
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Education & Technology: Future Visions

DIANE Publishing Company - 1995 - 161 pages
...close to the mark; in 1 945, Vannevar Bush predicted the invention of a device he called the "memex," in which "an individual stores all his books, records...that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility"4 — not far removed from today's computers with CD-ROMs and Internet connections. Similarly,...
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Didaktik des Fremdverstehens

Lothar Bredella, Herbert Christ - Language and languages - 1995 - 228 pages
...vorstellte, daß er als "a sort of mechanized private file" und als "a device in which an individual Stores his books, records, and Communications and which is...that it may be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility"2 beschrieb. Diese Apparatur namens memex sollte das Auffinden von Informationen nach individuellen...
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HTML and the Art of Authoring for the World Wide Web

Bebo White - Computers - 1996 - 314 pages
...human thought process, Bush proposed "Memex" intended as "...a device in which an individual stores his books, records, and communications, and which...speed and flexibility. It is an enlarged intimate to his memory." Ted Nelson invented the term hypertext to describe the fundamental building block of...
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Hyperkultur: zur Fiktion des Computerzeitalters

Martin Klepper, Ruth Mayer, Ernst-Peter Schneck - Fiction - 1996 - 295 pages
...association. [...] Selection by association, rather than by indexing, may yet be mechanized. Consider a future device [....] in which an individual stores all his books, records, and communications. [...] It is an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory.3 1 Nielsen, Jakob. "Hypertext". In: Communications...
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Gateways to Knowledge: The Role of Academic Libraries in Teaching, Learning ...

Lawrence Dowler - Education - 1997 - 240 pages
...Scientific Research and Development, proposed the "memex," a device "in which the individual stores his books, records, and communications, and which...be consulted with exceeding speed and flexibility." Bush's vision was only that; the technology of his day was inadequate to his ambition. (His solution...
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