Artifact Details

Title

Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) collection of reference material

Catalog Number

102776345

Type

Text

Date

1965-1993

Author

Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number 102721150

Extent

5.42 linear feet in 4 record cartons and 1 manuscript box

Description

The Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) collection is composed of computing documentation ranging in date from 1965 to 1993. The collection includes manuals, user guides, technical reports, memos, program libraries, and newsletters. These items were either purchased by or created at SLAC and were retained as part of a reference library used by computing services staff. Items of note include Stanford Computation Research Group Technical Memos (CGTMs) and volumes 1 through 11 of TeX TUGboat, the TeX Users Group newsletter. There are also manuals for computer terminals as well as user guides for systems such as the IBM 3800 Printer, IBM System/390, RISC System/6000, and NeXT computers.

Category

Collection Record

Subject

Computer terminals; Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC); TEX Users Group

Collection Title

Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) collection of reference material

Credit

Gift of Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)

Lot Number

X4059.2007

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