Dr. Douglas Carl Engelbart is the man who invented the mouse, windows, hypertext (hypermedia) and most of the other human computer interfaces we use today.

This site is intended as an easy access point to his vision, his history and current work. Please note that this site is unofficial though produced with the help of Doug Engelbart.


Some Current Projects & Further Information

Historical Background Conceptual Framework

History A short history of Doug Engelbart's vision.

The Augmentation Research Center A short history of the birth of Doug Engelbart's Augmentation Research Center at SRI.

Augment/NLS Tutorial Worth reading to get an idea of the power and simplicity of use of the system.Very short.

Workstation History and The Augmented Knowledge Workshop Link to the original document.

Augmenting Human Intellect, A Conceptual Framework by Doug Engelbart. The document which set the stage back in 1962 for how to proceed in the pursuit of augmenting mans intellect.

Engelbart Audio Interviews Easily digestible audio snippets from Doug Engelbart.

Augmenting Human Intellect Doug Engelbart's vision in a nut-shell.

A Strategy For Organizational Fitness Re-igniting the revolution.

Important Terms