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Hennessy (John L.) Personal Papers
SC1362  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: John L. Hennessy Personal Papers
    creator: Hennessy, John L.
    Identifier/Call Number: SC1362
    Physical Description: 10.5 Linear Feet (7 cartons)
    Date (inclusive): 1968-1998
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/spc .
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged at least 36 hours in advance.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], John L. Hennessy Personal Papers (SC1362). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical / Historical

    John L. Hennessy is Director of Knight-Hennessy Scholars, the largest fully endowed graduate-level scholarship program in the world. He is Chairman of the Board of Alphabet and serves on the Board of Directors for Cisco Systems and the Board of Trustees for Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. Formerly the tenth President of Stanford University, he is also a computer scientist who co-founded MIPS Computer Systems and Atheros Communications. He and Dave Patterson were awarded the ACM A.M. Turing Prize for 2017.

    Scope and Contents

    The materials consist of publications, research and teaching files, professional files and correspondence, and audiovisual materials.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    College administrators.
    Computer scientists.
    Computer science -- Research
    Hennessy, John L.
    Hennessy, John L.