A video recording of the 2016 ceremony in Stanford’s Green Library dedicating the Ampex videotape recorder as an IEEE Milestone is available at Engineering and Technology History Wiki, which states: “In 1956, Ampex Corporation of Redwood City, California, introduced the first practical videotape recorder for television stations and networks to produce and time-shift broadcasts, replacing impractical ‘kinescope’ movie film previously used to record TV.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
On Dec. 5, University IT introduced the Stanford Services Portal, your new location for getting IT support. For now, the portal replaces HelpSU for IT requests only. In the future, more services will make their way into the portal and it will become your single online destination for help, support, and solutions for all types of services across campus.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Pamela C. Gomez is our new Circulation & Collection Processing Specialist! She will be doing circulation and course reserves, she'll receive new serials, monographs and gifts, and will process bindery and repairs and provide basic reference help to patrons. That’s a lot! This position is a combination of one previously held by Carlin Otto (recently retired) and part of Tamar Ravid's position which changed to primarily maps.