Issue No. 03 - July-September (2002 vol. 24)
<p>In the late 1950s the Ford Foundation hoped that its library organization, the Council on Library Resources, would use its monies to sponsor a permanent library high-tech laboratory. After several years, Ford's techno-visions became tied to the hopes of MIT to enter the information field. Unfortunately, MIT's Project Intrex ended without meeting its sponsors' expectations.</p>
C. Burke, "The Ford Foundation's Search for an American Library Laboratory," in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 24, no. , pp. 56-74, 2002.