Mundaneum: The Belgian Archive That Anticipated The Internet (The Independent)

The Independent: Mundaneum: The Belgian Archive That Anticipated The Internet. “Down a narrow cobbled street in Mons, a small medieval town in south Belgium, there is an archive that claims to hold all the world’s knowledge – on paper. At least, that was the original premise of the Mundaneum, also known as the paper Google, the proto-Wikipedia and even the precursor to the internet itself.”

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