World Wide Web
The WorldWideWeb (W3) is a wide-area hypermedia information retrieval initiative aiming to give universal access to a large universe of documents.
Everything there is online about W3 is linked directly or indirectly to this document, including an executive summary of the project, Mailing lists , Policy , November’s W3 news , Frequently Asked Questions .
What’s out there?Pointers to the world’s online information, subjects , W3 servers, etc.Helpon the browser you are usingSoftware ProductsA list of W3 project components and their current state. (e.g. Line Mode ,X11 Viola , NeXTStep , Servers , Tools , Mail robot , Library )TechnicalDetails of protocols, formats, program internals etcBibliographyPaper documentation on W3 and references.PeopleA list of some people involved in the project.HistoryA summary of the history of the project.How can I help ?If you would like to support the web..Getting codeGetting the code by anonymous FTP , etc.
Here is some interesting background on the history of the WWW right from CERN http://info.cern.ch/