Queer Digital History Project

MISSION

Logging queer history online, one site at a time.

AIDS Info BBS

Dublin Core

Title

AIDS Info BBS

BBS Item Type Metadata

Area Code

415 area code, later 714 area code

City and State/Province

San Francisco, CA

Year Founded (approximate)

  • Founded 1986
  • Moved to Gopher in 1994
  • aidsinfobbs.org opened in 1997

Last Year Active (approximate)

Still active

Network/Platform

Computerized AIDS Information Network (CAIN); FidoNet (Node Address: 1:103/927); AEGIS (AIDS Education General Information System) Network (National Hub)

Primary Language

American English

Exterior References

Attached classified ad from San Francisco Sentinel (April 27, 1989)

Files

AidsInfoAd_SFS1989.png

Citation

“AIDS Info BBS,” Queer Digital History Project, accessed June 19, 2019, http://queerdigital.com/items/show/92.

Geolocation