Guide to the SPIRES Retrospectives by the Original Developers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
April 2011
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Call Number: SCM0397
Creator: Goes, Harley
Creator: Parker, Bo
Title: SPIRES retrospectives by the original developers
Dates: circa 1991
Physical Description: 0.01 Linear feet 1 optical disc (DVD)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Phone: (650) 725-1022

Administrative Information


Materials were the gift of the Stanford Historical Society, 2010.

Information about Access

Access: Materials are open for research use.

Biographical/Historical note

SPIRES [Stanford Physics Information Retrieval System] was first developed to provide access to preprints of physics research; it then grew to be a broader based data management and retrieval tool, with the acronym meaning Stanford Public Information Retrieval System.

Scope and Contents note

This collection includes a DVD transfer of the original videorecording done by Harley Goes and Bo Parker and a transcript of the interviews recorded. Interviewees include Ed Parker, Allen Veaner, Hank Epstein, John Schroeder, Tom Martin, Dick Guertin, Bill Kiefer, Louise Addis, and Lennie Stovel.

Access Terms

Addis, Louise.
Addis, Louise.
Epstein, Hank.
Epstein, Hank.
Guertin, Richard L.
Guertin, Richard L.
Kiefer, William.
Kiefer, William.
Martin, T. H., (Thomas H.)
Parker, Edwin B.
Parker, Edwin B.
Schroeder, John.
Schroeder, John.
Stovel, Lennie.
Stovel, Lennie.
Veaner, Allen B., 1929-
Data structures (Computer science)
Project Spires.

Additonal Extent Statement

1,transcript (21 p.)

Collection Contents

Box 1


Physical Description: 1 optical disc(s) (DVD)