Humanities Research Center records on TICCIT
Scope and Contents
Contains papers and letters concerning the TICCIT system. Items of review, training and instruction along with technical specifications are also included.
- Brigham Young University. Humanities Research Center (creator, Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from TICCIT records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
TICCIT (Time-shared, Interactive, Computer-Controlled Information Television) was first developed as an interactive cable television system by the MITRE Corporation in 1968. MITRE, together with the University of Texas and the Instructional Research and Development Department of Brigham Young University, refined the system and created courseware for a program to teach college-level English and algebra courses.
7 cartons (10.5 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Gift of M. David Merrill.
Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
Processed; Elizabeth West; 2007.
- Register of Humanities Research Center records on TICCIT
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 October 24
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.