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The Internet  founding fathers that are referring to NetValley :

  • The World Wide Web Consortium was founded by Tim Berners-Lee at MIT and currently headed by him, is referring to History of Internet and WWW: The Roads and Crossroads of Internet History  from  their A Little History of the World Wide Web that was created circa 1995 by Robert Cailliau.
  • The Internet Society (ISOC)   provides leadership in Internet related standards, education and policy since 1992. The ISOC is referring to History of Internet and WWW: The Roads and Crossroads of Internet History from their List of reputable sources of the Histories of the Internet
  • The  universities that are referring to  Netvalley.com publications  in their online courses:

  • Harvard University. The course of CSCI E-12, Fundamentals of Web Site Development
  • Stanford University, Stanford Humanities Laboratory  - STS 145 - Command and Conquer in the Development of Real-Time Strategy
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,  White Papers on Technology Issues for Educators of 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006: History of the Internet
  • York University,  Canada.  SCHOOL OF ANALYTIC STUDIES & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.   The course of STS 3700B 6.0 --  History of Computing and Information Technology
  • Duke University,  Department of Computer Science . The course of Internet Discussion Links & Questions
  • University of Regina, Canada. Department of Media Production + Studies. The Language of New Media. INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL MEDIA, FILM 208.001. Fall Semester 2002
  • University of Bonn, Germany: History of Science: History of computing:
    Internet's History  
  • The San Diego Supercomputer Center, The Regents of the University of
    California. The History of the Internet
  • American Institute of Physics, Online resources for the history of physics &
    allied fields. History of the Internet
  • Drexel University,  Department of Mathematics Swarthmore College, The cource:  Mathematics and the WWW - Section 8: Beyond the Web
  • American Studies at the University of Virginia. Science  and Technology - Science and Culture - History of the Internet
  • New Mexico State University:  The cource lsc311 - Internet History & Development  
  • Cornell University, Department of Computer Science. The course of  CS 502
    Architecture of Web Information Systems and Digital Libraries

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    History of the Internet. We all need it. We all want it. But how did it happen in the first place? Gregory Gromov provides a ... comprehensive ... history of the Worldwide Web before it was the Net we all know and love. By Matthew Holt. 

     NetworkWorld. June, 1997


    For a history of the Internet readers should consult Gregory Gromov's The Roads and Crossroads of the Internet's History. Humanities Computing Unit of Oxford University,  

    Oxford University,  UK

    History of the Internet and World Wide Web:
    1. Internet Before World Wide Web
    Internet before World Wide Web - The First 130 Years: Atlantic cable, Sputnick, ARPANET,"Information Superhighway", ...
    2. World Wide Web as a Side Effect of Particle Physics Experiments.
    World Wide Web was born in CERN: the most impressive results of large scale scientific efforts appeared far away from the main directions of those efforts
    3. Next Crossroad of World Wide Web History
    World Wide Web as a NextStep of PC Revolution ... from Steven P. Jobs to Tim Berners-Lee
    4. Birth of the World Wide Web, Browser Wars, ...
    Birth of the Web, Tim Berners-Lee, R. Cailliau, Marc Andreessen, Browser Wars, ...
    5. Early History of Hypertext
    Hypertext Foundation of the World Wide Web: Vannevar Bush's hyperlink concept, Ted Nelson coins the word Hypertext, ...
    6. "Living History" of Hypertext.
    Hypertext Saga of Theodor Holm Nelson: The Fate of Thinking Person in Silicon Valley ...
    7. "Xanadu" Plan
    The Nelson's Xanadu Plan to build a better World Wide Web
    8. Growth of the Internet: Statistics
    Statistics of the Internet & Worl Wide Web: Hosts, Domains, WebSites, Traffic, ...
    9. Conclusion
    What is the nature of World Wide Web?
    10 Prehistory of the Internet
    The Ancient Roads of Telecommunications & Computers
    11 They said it ...
    People Wrote About This Book

    The Roads and Crossroads of the Internet's History. By Gregory R. Gromov. A critically acclaimed site for a comprehensive history of the Internet.

    The University of Texas, System Digital Library.


    Gregory  Gromov provides an impressionistic overview in "The Roads and Crossroads of Internet's History," ... with a particular concentration on the development of  hypertext and the Web.

    Current  literature of the online community   by Eron Main, Faculty of Information Studies, 

    University of Toronto, Canada 


    Gregory R. Gromov’s The Roads and Crossroads of Internet History is probably the history that most students will enjoy as it is sprinkled liberally with files that illustrate his points.

    Commencing with Internet pre-history work your way through 9 sections to read about the web, browser wars, and Xanadu to name a few topics. It is a long essay but extremely interesting.

    The Australian National University. Faculty of Art,  Canberra


    The Roads and Crossroads of Internet 's History by Gregory R. Gromov... is an excellent history of the internet and a good example of a "web document." ... You also should experience what "hypertext" is and why this experience is more like exploring than reading...

     Introduction for EDU 606  'School of Education' by Robert Melczarek 

    Troy State University, Dothan. USA