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Newcastle Computing at 60

Books and Documents

A selection of titles from the Historical Computing Collection.

The archive relates to Professor Randell's professional and academic associations throughout his career.

An archival catalogue is available via the Archives Hub. An additional index to the correspondence on the history of computing is available via online listing.



Information and recordings from the seminar are available on the website, login is required.


To celebrate Alan Turing Year, the School hosted a seminar on 14th November 2012. The seminar considered Turing's wider contributions to computing including the relationship of his work to that of other figures in the history of computing, to establishing the correctness of programs, and to the development of an early computer, Pilot Ace, and to its place in the development of the computing industry.


Information and recordings from the seminar can be found here (login required).

Booklet produced for the official opening of Claremont Tower, 18th April 1968

Call Number: University Archives 16/7/1
Publication Date: 1968