This collection comprises materials documenting the career of Alfred M. Bork, University of California, Irvine professor of
physics, information and computer science, as well as founder and director of the Educational Technology Center. Included
are files that document Bork's professional activities and projects, writings which include drafts of Bork's published works,
professional correspondence, and publications to which Bork created or contributed. There are also course files, notes, presentation
materials and numerous unidentified slides, 8 inch floppy disks, 3 inch floppy disks, and one film reel. Many facsimiles of
late 19th and early 20th century scientific publications are also included.
The following is adapted and excerpted from an obituary written by Bork's UCI colleagues Sandy Irani, Chair of the Computer
Science Department, and Debra Richardson, Dean of The Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Science, circa 2007: