Conquering the Internet

Conquering the Internet

by Michael Rutter, Gary L. Ashton, Karl Barksdale, Earl Jay Stephens
     
 

ISBN-10: 0538658738

ISBN-13: 9780538658737

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Internet (or Net) is the largest computer network in the world! If you have had little or no access to the Internet and want to build a solid understanding of it by acquiring a wealth of on-line experience, this book is for you! A Home Page is posted on the Internet that will help learner's access all of the activities offered in this text and receive updates.

Overview

The Internet (or Net) is the largest computer network in the world! If you have had little or no access to the Internet and want to build a solid understanding of it by acquiring a wealth of on-line experience, this book is for you! A Home Page is posted on the Internet that will help learner's access all of the activities offered in this text and receive updates. An on-line study guide reviews essential elements found in each chapter of the text. The Net allows you to access countless sites on the worldwide "information superhighway" via a personal computer. You can do research, share information, or communicate with others; the world is at your fingertips.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538658737
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Pages:
196

Table of Contents

PREFACE. INTRODUCTION- WELCOME TO THE INTERNET: The Cyberworld at Your Fingertips. CYBER SECTION 1- An Overview of the Internet: 1 A Look at the History. 2 Making the Links. 3 Survival Skills. CYBER SECTION 2- The Browser Tool: 4 Browser Basics. 5 Browser Quick Start. 6 Conquering Your Browser. CYBER SECTION 3- The Gopher Tool: 7 Gopher Basics. 8 Gopher Quick Start. 9 Conquering Gopher. CYBER SECTION 4- Welcome to E-Mail: 10 E-Mail Basics. 11 E-Mail Quick Start. 12 Conquering E-Mail. CYBER SECTION 5- Other Internet Tools: 13 FTP, Telnet, and BBS Connections. 14 Getting up to Speed on Newsgroups. CYBER SECTION 6- Life on the Net: 15 Cyber Research. 16 Cyber Careers. 17 The Commercial Internet. GLOSSARY. INDEX.


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