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❴Reading❵ ➹ Cataloging the World Paul Otlet and the Birth of the Information Age Author Alex Wright – African-american-literature.co The dream of universal knowledge hardly started with the digital age From the archives of Sumeria to the Library of Alexandria humanity has long wrestled with information overload and management of inThe dream of universal knowledge hardly started with the digital age From the archives of Sumeria to the Library of Alexandria humanity has long wrestled with information overload and management of intellectual output Revived during the Renaissance and picking up pace in the Enlightenmentthe dream grew and by the late nineteenth century was embraced by a number of visionaries who felt that at long last it was within their graspAmong them Paul Otlet stands out A librarian by training he worked at expanding the potential of the catalogue card the world's first information chip From there followed universal libraries and reading rooms connecting his native Belgium to the world by means of vast collections of cardsthat brought togeth.

Er everything that had ever been put to paper Recognizing that the rapid acceleration of technology was transforming the world's intellectual landscape Otlet devoted himself to creating a universal bibliography of all published knowledge Ultimately totalingthan 12 millionindividual entries it would evolve into the Mundaneum a vast city of knowledge that opened its doors to the public in 1921 By 1934 Otlet had drawn up plans for a network of electric telescopes that would allow people everywhere to search through books newspapers photographs andrecordings all linked together in what he termed a reseau mondial a worldwide web It all seemed possible almost until the moment when the Nazis marched into Brussels and carted it all awayI.

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