Internet History in the Best of the Web Directory

Internet History History of the Internet

Provides articles and insights into the inventors behind the modern day internet.

Computer History Museum: Internet History

Site features an Internet timeline that covers a period ranging from 1962 to 1992.

The Evolution of the Web

Interactive timeline presenting the development of the Internet from 1990 to the present.

Hobbes' Internet Timeline

Features detailed ARPAnet and internet history presented on a timeline, with key events and technologies noted.

ISOC: Histories of the Internet

Provides links to a variety of resources discussing the origins and history of the internet.

Nerds 2.0.1

PBS created site paying homage to the pioneers of the Internet. Features a timeline, important people profiles, a glossary of geek, and an online quiz.


Internet focused information and opinion with a focus on history. Features articles on pioneers and the growth of the net.

Santa Clara Valley Historical Association

Offers a record of Silicon Valley's history and the high technology revolution including an internet timeline and company histories.

Wayback Machine

Online tool developed to search for snapshots of websites in the Internet Archive as they change from time to time.

Project devoted to recognizing the true pioneers of the internet. Site features personal profiles and information on the project.

Wow Academy: History of the Internet

Timeline documenting the origins and history of the modern day internet.

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