Here are a few links to help learn more about UNIX past, present, and future.
Here are a few references that can help students in courses supported by
the DCSL lab that are not comfortable doing basic user-level things on UNIX
systems get started learning some of the basics.
- Bell Labs: Birthplace of UNIX
- Bell Labs: How UNIX was born
- USENIX: Source of conferences and other educational material on UNIX