The Internet is a multi-layered environment that
requires users to know many different things. Two basics that
you need to know are how to use your web browser to surf the
web and how to e-mail. You may also want to know what all those
smilies mean :) The following sites will help you learn this
and more. Good Luck!
A comprehensive guide to the Internet. Offers articles, interactive
classes, downloads, games and links to even more sites. Also
available in Spanish
libraries will have numerous books covering all aspects of the
Internet. Most libraries will have these books in call numbers
004.678, 025.04 and 384.3. They range from the popular "...for
dummies" titles to much more sophisticated offerings. The
following is indicative of what you can find. A librarian at
your local public library will be happy to help you or
visit your library online at www.nassaulibrary.org/list/nasslist.html
Online: a grandmother's guide to the Internet by Kathleen Shaputis.
for Dummies by John Levine. 1999
for Kids: a beginner's guide to surfing the net by Ted Pedersen.
2001 (2nd rev.ed)
User's Handbook by Mark Ater. 2001
Guide to the Internet by Ilene Raymond. 2001
Engines for the World Wide Web by Alfred & Emily Glossbrenner.