Worlds to Explore


Worlds to Explore


  • 1982 - 2000
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    The First Web Home Page

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    Some of the original web crew.

This assorted group came from many departments but the at the core were fast-learning librarians and library technicians. No one's job description mentioned the web: it was a volunteer effort. The ROM was a very early adaptor among museums. From the vantage point of twenty years later, it looks pretty good. Besides, even then, we were collecting stories!