Author | Title | Publisher/Source |

Aiken, Howard | Proposed Automatic Calculating Machine [1937] | Reprinted in Makin' Numbers: Howard Aiken and the Computer
I. B. Cohen, G. Welch, and R. Campbell (eds.)
MIT Press, Cambridge MA 1999 |

Ada Augusta, Countess of Lovelace | Notes on the Analytical Engine [1842] | Reprinted in Charles Babbage and his Calculating Engines
Philip and Emily Morrison, eds.
Dover, New York 1961 |

Babbage, Charles | Of the Analytical Engine [1864] | Excerpted from Passages from the Life of a Philosopher
M. Campbell-Kelly (ed.)
Rutgers U. Press (reprint) 1994 |

Boole, George | An Investigation of the Laws of Thought [1854] |
Dover Books, NY |

Bush, Vannevar | As We May Think [1945] | Reprinted in From Memex to Hypertext, J. Nyce (ed.)
Academic Books 1991 |

Brooks, Frederick | The Mythical Man-Month |
Addison-Wesley, Reading MA 1975 |

Clarke, Arthur C. | 2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] |
Reprinted by New American Library, 1993 |

Dijkstra, E. | Go To Statement Considered Harmful [1968] | Reprinted in Communications of the ACM, 26:1 (Jan. 1983) |

Solution of a Problem in Concurrent Programming Control [1965] | ||

Feynman, Richard | Feynman Lectures on Computation |
Addison-Wesley, Reading MA 1996 |

There's Plenty of Room at the Bottom [1959] | In Feynman and Computation, A. Hey, (ed.) Perseus Books, Reading, MA. 1999. | |

Gardner, Martin | Columns on John Conway's game of Life | Originally inScientific American (1970)
Reprinted in Wheels, Life, and other Mathematical Amusements
W. H. Freeman 1985 |

Goedel, Kurt | On Formally Undecidable Propositions of Principia Mathematica
and Related Systems [1931] |
Dover Books, 1992 |

Karp, R. | Reducibility among Combinatorial Problems | In Complexity of Computer Computations (pp. 85-104)
R.E. Miller and J. W. Thatcher, eds.
Plenum Press, NY 1972 |

Leibniz, G. | On His Calculating Machine [1685] | Reprinted in A Source Book of Mathematics, D.E. Smith, ed.
Dover Books, NY 1959 |

Licklider, J.C.R. | Man-Computer Symbiosis [1960] | IRE Transactions on Human Factors in Electronics, HFE-1: 411, March |

The Computer as a Communication Device [1968] | Science and Technology, April. | |

Papert, Seymour | Mindstorms [1980] |
MIT Press, Cambridge MA |

Pascal, B. | On His Calculating Machine [c. 1650] | Reprinted in A Source Book of Mathematics, D.E. Smith, ed.
Dover Books, NY 1959 |

Shannon, Claude | The Mathematical Theory of Communication [1948] | Reprinted in The Mathematical Theory of Communication
C. Shannon and W. Weaver
University of Illinois Press, 1963 |

Simon, Herbert A. | The Sciences of the Artificial [1969/1981] |
MIT Press, Cambridge MA (2nd edition) |

Turing, Alan | Computing Machinery and Intelligence [1950] | Mind. Reprinted in Readings in Cognitive Science
Morgan Kaufmann, San Mateo, CA |

On Computable Numbers, with an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem [1937] | Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society, v.42 (1937) | |

Von Neumann, J. | First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC [1945] | Reprinted in The Origins of Digital Computers: Selected Papers
Brian Randell, ed. Springer-Verlag, 1973 |

The General and Logical Theory of Automata [1951] | Reprinted in The World of Mathematics
J. Newman, ed. Simon and Schuster, 1956 | |

Wiener, Norbert | Cybernetics [1948/1961] |
MIT Press, 1962 |