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Gopherspace

(networking)
The sum of all files that can be reached using gopher.

Gopherspace

The collective information made available on Gopher servers throughout the Internet. See Gopher.
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In other words, Gopher lets you burrow through piles of information at the thousands of Gopher sites - Gopher holes - around the world making up what is called Gopherspace.
We might also think of libraries when we refer to collections that now reside in databases, knowledge bases, text bases, gopherspace, or the World-Wide Web (WWW).
As always, thanks to Mark McCahill, gopherspace engineer at the University of Minnesota for his great update lists on gopher sites.
JUGHEAD mimics VERONICA in function but not in scope; JUGHEAD maintains an internal database of an organization's own resources, as opposed to VERONICA's archiving of the whole Internet gopherspace.