Internet Handbook for Writers, Researchers, and Journalists: 2002/2003 Edition
1 Jan 2002
This indispensable guide helps novice and experienced computer users take full advantage of Internet and World Wide Web capabilities. Fully revised and updated, this new edition provides a basic introduction to the Internet and describes specialized resources and tools for writers, researchers, journalists and students. Bursting with helpful graphics, hints, and tips, the Handbook shows users how to: Select an Internet service provider, Web browser, and e-mail software * Develop online search strategies with the latest generation of tools * Use the best online databases, libraries, and government sites * Explore multimedia applications such as streaming media, Web conferencing, and desktop video conferencing * Generate leads and make contacts by posting queries to mailing lists * Keep mail and address lists organized * Create their own Web pages * Write for an online audience Online Updates:A special Web site maintained by the authors provides ongoing updates to the information contained in this edition, keeping readers current on important resources. Go to www.guilford.com/writernet.