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Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

Researching Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

Researching cryptography? 

  • blockchains or distributed ledgers
  • mining or mining hardware
  • smart contracts
  • ICOs, IEOs or tokens to fund new ventures
  • viability of a digital, peer-to-peer payments in economic and social systems?

Reliable sources are distributed widely and technologies are constantly changing.The research is very current but has deep roots. The technology is disrupting existing industries and creating new conventions. Resources are formal and informal, academic and industry related, technical and financial.

Here are some places to start and some to dig deeper:

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Bitcoin and Crypto

Engineering & Mathematics Librarian

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Paula Carey
Contact:
pac@bu.edu
Mugar Library
Science & Engineering Library
617-358-3963

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