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Conference on Computer Education, 1963

MS. Eng. misc. b. 297/H.10
Held at the Weston Library

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Conference held at Hatfield College of Technology, 30-31 May 1963.


  1. Prospectus, programme, list of participants, and correspondence.
  2. Two-page manuscript note, transcript and revised typescript of Strachey's contribution 'What are the demands made by computer science on the educational systems'. This is a very interesting exposition by Strachey on the potential uses of computers, the importance of software vs. hardware, and the intellectual revolution brought about by the advent of computers.
  3. Folder contains copies of papers presented by others (H.G. Ap Simon, D.W. Hooper, E.C. Clear Hill, W.G. Bickley, J. Crank, B.S. Walker, S. Gill, F.S. Ellis, M.M. Barritt).


  • Creation: 1963


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. b. 297/H.10

Former reference:

CSAC 71.1.80/H.10

Related Materials

See MS. Eng. misc. b. 285/E.13, MS. Eng. misc. b. 290/F.29, and MS. Eng. misc. b. 290/F.30 for further material relating to computers in education.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom