Space Elevators have been mentioned on the web in a number of places. Here are some samples (links will open in a new tab):
- English translation of Yuri Artsutanov’s publication about a space elevator in 1960: To the Cosmos by Electric Train by Yuri Artsutanov (pdf)
- Wikipedia has a very good Space Elevator page: Earth Space Elevator
- Some people have proposed that a Lunar Space Elevator should be created before an Earth one
- Lots of general Space Elevator information: Space Elevator info from SpaceRef.com
- HowStuffWorks web page: Space Elevator
- General Space Elevator information: Space Elevator info from Spaceward.org
- Space Elevator Competitions: Space Elevator Competitions
- Robert G. Williscroft’s novel about the Loftstrom Launch Loop, a precursor to a Space Elevator, available at Amazon.com: Slingshot: A Novel, Prequel to the Starchild Compact.
- Sky Line, a Space Elevator Documentary a movie about a space elevator.
- Space Elevators: An Assessment of the Technological Feasibility and the Way Forward from the International Academy of Astronautics
- References a 350 page study report from the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) on the feasibility of a space elevator: Space Elevator could be built by 2035 says IAA study.
- TedX talk on Space Elevators by Markus Landgraf: An Elevator to Space.
- Article from Popular Science on a Lunar Space Elevator: First steps toward a Lunar Space Elevator.
- The seminal work in the Space Elevator field, by Dr. Bradley Edwards. Here is the link to purchase from Amazon.com The Space Elevator: A Revolutionary Earth-To-Space Transport System.