Experimenting with the Internet to Accompany Chemistry the Central Science

Experimenting with the Internet to Accompany Chemistry the Central Science

by Thomas Gardner

Paperback(7TH STY GD)

$18.75

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780138901042
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 06/01/1999
Edition description: 7TH STY GD

Table of Contents

Preface iii
Acknowledgments v
Welcome to the Net
1(16)
What is the Internet?
2(1)
Why Do We Have an Internet?
2(1)
Spreading the Net
3(1)
Know Your Hosts
4(1)
The Seven Faces of the Internet
5(8)
Remote Log-in (Telnet)
5(1)
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
6(1)
Electronic Mail (E-Mail)
7(1)
Usenet News
8(2)
Gopher
10(1)
Hypertext Documents (HTTP)
11(1)
Custom Applications
12(1)
Finding Needles in Haystacks
13(2)
References
15(2)
Tools of the Trade
17(20)
Hooking into the Net
17(1)
The Computer
17(1)
The Connection
17(1)
The Service Provider
18(1)
The Joy of Text
18(1)
SLIP Emulators
19(1)
TCP/IP and Client Software
19(8)
The TCP Stack
19(1)
Client Software
20(1)
The Web Browser
20(4)
Protocols
24(1)
Other Client Software
25(1)
Where to Obtain Software
26(1)
Helpers and Plug-Ins
27(6)
Other Programs
33(1)
References
34(3)
Surfing for Chemists
37(8)
How Might a Chemistry Student Use the Internet?
37(5)
CHEMcentral
42(2)
References
44(1)
Glossary 45(8)
Index 53

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