Internet Library

I'm fascinated with the growth of the internet, so I spend a lot of time reading about it. Whether you're looking for some internet-related history, culture or memoirs, below are some really great places to start.

Articles

Galleries / Web Art

Information Mesh
iamtired.online
Web Design Museum (1991-2006)
Net Art Anthology

Print - Read now

The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier
Bruce Sterling (1992) [HTML]
Covers a history of hacker subculture in the early 1990s

DK Eyewitness Future
Andree Grau and Michael Tambini (2004) [Archive.org]
A children's reference book that attempted to predict the future in 2004.

Check out from your local library

You're Never Weird on the Internet
Felicia Day (2016) [Print]
A memoir that details growing up on the early internet.

The Dark Net
Jamie Bartlett (2018) [Print]
A journalist tells about his experiences investigating the dark web.

Glitch Feminism: A Manifesto Legacy Russel (2020) [Print]
This book explores the relationship between gender, technology and identity.