Introduction to Hypermedia

Jari Multisilta

Tampere University of Technology

Department of Mathematics

Hypermedialaboratory, PO Box 692, 33101 Tampere

These pages try to discuss hypermedia, its history, current applications and future directions. A lot of references are included all around the web. Suggestions and comments to (Jari.Multisilta@cc.tut.fi).


  • 1. A Brief History of Hypermedia
  • 2. Definitions of Concepts
  • 3. Document Markup Languages
  • 4. Hypermedia Models
  • 5. Hypermedia Systems
  • 6. Designing a Hypermedia
  • 7. Hypermedia Applications
  • 8. Future Directions of Hypermedia
  • 9. Bibliography