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History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
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History and Philosophy of Science and Technology: Recommended Websites
General web sites
British Society for the History of Science
ECHO (Exploring and Collecting History Online)
Encyclopaedia of the history of science, technology, and medicine in non-western cultures
Intute, History and Philosophy of Science
Links to web sites evaluated by specialists at U.K. universities
History of Science Society
Includes Nobel Prize addresses, biographies of Nobelists, other historical information
International Academy of the History of Science
Division of the History of Science and Technology, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science
CNRS History of Science and Technology Research Center (Paris)
Institute and Museum of the History of Science (Florence, Italy)
Historical encyclopedia of natural and mathematical sciences
History of Science and Scholarship in the Netherlands
Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
Oxford companion to the history of modern science
Astronomy web sites
Astronomiae Historia/History of Astronomy
Created by the Working Group for the History of Astronomy in the Astronomische Gesellschaft, and also maintained by Commission 41 (History of Astronomy) of the International Astronomical Union
Chemistry web sites
Chemical Heritage Foundation
History of Colorants and Dyes
The Chymistry of Isaac Newton
Robert Boyle Project
National Historic Chemical Landmarks
Landmarks designated by the American Chemical Society
Oesper Museum Booklets on the History of Chemical Apparatus
A series of short museum booklets, each dedicated to a particular instrument or laboratory technique of historical importance to the science of chemistry.
Mathematics web sites
MacTutor History of Mathematics
The Euler Archive
An online resource for Leonhard Euler's original works and modern Euler scholarship, with scanned versions of his works and references to translations and modern scholarship.
Medicine web sites
Links to evaluated, high quality web sites
National Library of Medicine, History of Medicine Division
Office of NIH History
Wellcome Library for the History of Medicine
Philosophy of Science
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Philosophy of Science Association
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Physics web sites
Center for the History of Physics
American Institute of Physics, Center for the History of Physics
The Galileo Project
The Newton Project
Sources for the History of Quantum Physics
Technology web sites
Charles Babbage Institute
History of information technology
Computer History Museum
Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century
The National Academy of Engineering created and maintains this site.
History and Heritage Center, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
History and Heritage of Civil Engineering
The American Society of Civil Engineers created and maintains this site.
IEEE Global History Network
History of electrical engineering, electronics and computing, and related fields.
National Inventors Hall of Fame
Newcomen Society for the study of the history of engineering and technology
NIST Virtual Museum
An online museum of the National Institute for Standards and Technology
Society for the History of Technology
2233 Tech Drive
Evanston, Illinois 60208
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