Nicola Pellow with Tim Berners-Lee in their office at CERN in Switzerland
|Alma mater||Leicester Polytechnic|
|Known for||Line Mode Browser|
Nicola Pellow is an English mathematician and information scientist who was one of the nineteen members of the WWW Project at CERN working with Tim Berners-Lee. She joined the project in November 1990, while an undergraduate maths student enrolled on a sandwich course at Leicester Polytechnic (now De Montfort University). Pellow recalled having little experience with programming languages, "... apart from using a bit of Pascal and FORTRAN as part of my degree course."
Almost immediately after Berners-Lee completed the WorldWideWeb web browser for the NeXT platform  Pellow was tasked with creating a browser using her recently acquired skills in the C programming language. The outcome was that she wrote the first generic Line Mode Browser that could run on non-NeXT systems. The WWW team began to improve on her work, creating several experimental versions. Pellow was involved in porting the browser to different types of computers.
- "Ten Years Public Domain for the Original Web Software". CERN. Retrieved 21 July 2010.
- Gillies, James; Cailliau, R. (2000). How the Web was Born: The Story of the World Wide Web. Oxford University Press. pp. 6. ISBN 0192862073.
- A screenshot from TBL's first web browser
- A view from Nicola Pellow's line mode browser
- "Dream team of web developers to recreate line-mode browser | CERN". home.cern. Retrieved 2016-11-02.
- Berners-Lee, T.J.; Cailliau, R.; Groff, J.F. (1992). "The World-Wide Web" (PDF). Computer Networks and ISDN Systems. 25 (4–5): 458. doi:10.1016/0169-7552(92)90039-S.
- Lasar, Matthew (2011-10-11). "Before Netscape: the forgotten Web browsers of the early 1990s". Ars Technica. Retrieved 2014-01-08.
- Isaacson, Walter (2014-10-07). The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution. Simon and Schuster. p. 415. ISBN 9781476708713.
- Stewart, Bill (2015). "Web Browser History". Living Internet. Retrieved 21 March 2017.
- "MacWWW: the first web browser for the Apple Macintosh platform". www.internet-guide.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-11-02.
- Screenshot of the first Mac web browser
- Berners-Lee, Tim (3 November 1992). "Macintosh Browser". World Wide Web Consortium. Retrieved 2 June 2010.