No. 33, August-September 1994 ISSN 0811-4757
Edited and published by Tim Sherratt (Tim.Sherratt@asap.unimelb.edu.au) for ASAP.
New Internet resources
Gateway to Internet resources in the history of science and technology, with a particular emphasis on Australian materials. From ASAPWeb you can access all of the sites listed below as well as a wide range of other materials.
WWW Virtual Library - History of Science, Technology and Medicine
Part of the World Wide Web Virtual Library administered by CERN, the History of Science, Technology and Medicine includes links to a wide range of resources in this general area. From here you can search the Wellcome Institute's catalogue, visit the US National Library of Medicine, History of Medicine Division, or view an exhibition of scientific instruments. This facility is maintained by ASAP for the international research community.
Enquiries to Tim.Sherratt@asap.unimelb.edu.au.
The soc.history.science newsgroup was recently established to provide a forum for discussion of the history of science in the broad sense: including the history of the physical sciences, history of the biological sciences, history of the social sciences, history of medicine, history of technology, history of mathematics, philosophy of science, and related areas.
If you don't have access to newsgroups you can stay in touch through a gatewayed mailing list. To subscribe to the mailing list, send e-mail with the following message:
subscribe HIST-SCI [your full name] to email@example.com. Do not include a "subject" header. To send mail to the list, address it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Queensland Physics Museum
Tour the University of Queensland's Physics Museum via the World Wide Web. Includes an historical introduction, a detailed catalogue of holdings, and images of many instruments. (Also accessible through the WWW Virtual Library - History of Science, Technology and Medicine.)
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