For no particular reason, it seems useful to include some lists of recommended readings and/or viewings. Their content will be obvious from the name of the list.
These may change as more is read, or as my mood changes.
Readings on information
these may not seem like information science books, but give them a try and see if they are or are not
Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light
Everything Is Miscellaneous: The Power of the New Digital Disorder
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe
- Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age
by Kurt W. Beyer