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SIGGRAPH conference publications

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 85

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes printed course materials for the various courses, tutorials, and seminars given at SIGGRAPH conferences, and a selection of conference programs and catalogs. Also included are three volumes of SIGGRAPH's Video Review, a text and video publication containing selections from the "Computer Animation Festival" and "Animation Screening Room" programs at SIGGRAPH annual conferences.

Dates

  • 1981-1996

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access to materials:

Access to the collection is unrestricted.

Copyright:

CBI does not hold the copyright to the materials in the collection. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Historical Note

SIGGRAPH, the Special Interest Group on Graphics of the Association for Computing Machinery, has held an annual international conference on computer graphics and interactive techniques since 1974.

Extent

11 boxes (10.2 cubic feet)

Abstract

Collection contains printed course materials for the various courses, tutorials, and seminars given at SIGGRAPH conferences, a selection of conference programs and catalogs, as well as three volumes of SIGGRAPH's Video Review

Arrangement of Collection

The materials in this collection are arranged into the following groups:

  1. SIGGRAPH Course Notes, Tutorials, and Seminars, 1981, 1983-1993, 1996
  2. SIGGRAPH Programs and Catalogs, 1983-1984, 1986-1990, 1992, 1996
  3. SIGGRAPH Video Review, 1988-1990

Acquisition:

SIGGRAPH '84 course notes were acquired from the SIGGRAPH conference held in Minneapolis in 1984; the remainder of material was donated to the Charles Babbage Institute by Larry Lamb in November 2001.

Creator

Title
SIGGRAPH Conference Publications, 1981-1996. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Kevin D. Corbitt, August 1991; revised by Carrie Seib and Josh Knatterud-Hubinger, February 2002.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:

612-624-5050