Beginner’s Guide to Home Computers 2003 Submitter: [This] isn’t actually a book, but a pair of videos put out by Reader’s Digest back when the millennium was youngish, and PCs were still a mystery to most anyone over, say 60.
Combating Computer Crime Chantico Publishing 1992 Mary: This hi-tech manual has all sorts of helpful advice about phone modems, DOS boot disks, and identifying computer criminals. Mostly this seems to describe scenarios taken from WarGames. There is no earthly reason
Word Processing on Wang Systems Williford 1984 Submitter: Now stop laughing, Beavis. Wang Computers are a real thing and were moderately successful in the 1980s. However, the company no longer exists, and most offices probably retired their Wangs in the early 1990s. THREE copies of
The Computer from A to Z Kalman 1999 Well, these kids sure look like they’re having a good time. Computers must be GREAT! Why on earth would you use this image for the cover of this book? Let’s make computers
Computer Programs for the Kitchen Dicker 1984 Technology is everywhere–even in the kitchen! You can even make a database of your recipes complete with notes on calories, allergies, servings etc. It is truly amazing! There are even recipes in this
Computers in Society Sanders 1977 Submitter: I know you’ve already got a few outdated books on computers, but the best part about this is that it comes from a music conservatorium library (I don’t work there, but found it on
The Information Revolution The Reference Shelf, v.65, no. 5 1995 Submitter: We’re slowly working our way through the social sciences section, and I hit a set of shelves that had some of the most outdated and useless books I’d seen
Communicate Online Rooney 2004 This had a grand total of ZERO circs and it really isn’t that great for content either. No mention of issues of copyright. No real discussion of safety other than a comment: “if you see something