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Author:Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
Description: When Peterson read about a revolutionary means of storing and distributing information, he couldn't help thinking about the current explosion of activity in electronic publishing, the Internet, and the World Wide Web. But the words were actually written in 1937, and the article, published in Science News Letter (now Science News), heralded the arrival of microfilm into the scholarly domain...

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: History and Biography
Math Ed Topics: Technology in Math Ed

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