Internet Resources Miscellaneus
Anything and everything you've ever wanted to know about Internet can be found in this
section. Find out more about access providers, browsers, chat lines, search engines, to
name a few.
Charm Net Personal IP Page
Provides information on how to connect your computer directly to the Internet. It leans
toward PPP and MS-Windows, but includes information for users of Macs, Windows, Windows
NT, and OS/2.
The information hotline for online hipsters. It also just happens to be a service
provider and consultant to some of the largest corporations in the world, including Visa,
Pepsi, and K2 Sports).
EFF's (Extended) Guide to the Internet
Features a list of Internet providers, organized by state, and describes e-mail, Usenet
groups, FTP, Telnet, and BBS.
Enterprise Internet Services
Acts as a major provider of Internet Services, based in the Isle of Man, British Isles.
It also specializes in providing Web-based applications that utilize a secure Netscape
Commerce Server. Offers a diverse and extensive Web server for all applications.
Fountainhead Internet Systems
A full-service Internet presence provider based in Los Angeles. Provides Internet
hookups, consulting, Web page design, and training. Also publishes the Los Angeles
Award-winning Internet presence provider based in Beverly Hills, California. Contains
hundreds of free home pages, organized into neighborhoods reflecting various sites, such
as Wall Street or Hollywood. Presents a thriving community, including live video feeds
from all over, as well as the freshest hot lists.
A Houston company offering computer training and consulting services such as Web page
development for businesses. Provides links to business home pages and news groups of
How To Select an Internet Service Provider
Describes what you should look for when you set out to purchase an Internet connection.
Includes information on network topology, network link speeds, technical staff, and more.
Provides Internet consulting to get you connected with a service provider and up and
running on the Internet. Provides downloads of Web and Internet software, along with
contests, giveaways, and much more.
ICNet: The Original Internet Provider for the
This provider for the eastern U. S. provides links to Internet and computer classes,
computer resellers, search engines, local weather, news, and entertainment.
A service provider in Hartford, Connecticut, connecting individuals, businesses,
government, and educational institutions to the Web. Offers Web site development, links to
Imagine.com offerings (Web servers and firewalls), user's pages, and other creative
Based in California, a network integration product and service provider for your
organization. Includes links to products and services, management profiles, clients, and
A service provider that also presents information on navigation aids and search
utilities, help files and FAQs, and other Internet services.
An Internet access provider for the Northern California area. Provides connection and
service information as well as local job openings, news, and related sites.
Dial-up access for those in the Portland, Oregon area. Includes links to search
engines, software to download, HTML info, movies, and other interesting Web sites.
InstaNet (Instant Internet Corp.)
Dial-up access for the Los Angeles area. Provides links to local business, traffic
info, other users' pages, how to write in HTML, and more.
A full-service network provider for everything from e-mail to dedicated lines for
corporations. A complete listing of products, services, and pricing is available.
Internet Access Phoenix Arizona
An access provider of Phoenix, Arizona, with links to information and renting Web
space, business and personal home pages, Internet shopping, search engines, interesting
sites, and more. Features new sites often.
Internet Application Services, Inc.
Internet Service provider for the Atlanta, Georgia area.
New York City-based Internet service provider. Links to services, accounts, clients,
and the home page creator.
Internet access and Web publishing for individuals and businesses. A cool site with
many, many links to search tools, software, Web sites, government info, products, and
Internet access for the novice Internet user. Includes inks to lots of free stuff
online. Other links to membership options, products and prices, and more.
Internet Express, Inc.
An access provider based in Madison, Wisconsin, with many links to services,
subscriptions and rates, news access, global and local links, search engines, business and
personal pages, and new user info.
An Internet service provider for businesses. Includes links to images, movies,
software, other products, and more.
Internet Interface Systems
An Internet access provider for businesses and individuals in Australia. A really cool
interactive site with links to search engines, clients, games, newsgroups, and much more.
Internet Light and Power
A Canadian-based Internet access provider for individuals and businesses in North
America. Includes links to client services, search tools, cool sites, and more.
A full-service Internet provider for your business. Based in California, it provides
links to other Web pages on its server.
An Internet service provider for Northern Canada. Includes links to Northern Canada's
Net Index, local weather info, user's home pages, and more.
Internet On-Ramp, Inc.
A full-service Internet service provider based in Spokane, Washington. Includes links
to support, Web info, businesses, members, AltaVista search engine, and more.
Internet Services Montana
A full-service Internet provider based in Montana. Provides links to user pages, cool
sites, businesses, Web searches, support, and more.
Low cost, high baud rate Internet access for individuals or businesses. Includes links
to clients' pages, services and prices, and company info.
Internet access for individuals or businesses in eastern West Virginia and Washington
County, Maryland. Provides access to businesses on the Internet, services, support, local
sites, and more.
ISDN Internet Access
A full-service Internet provider in the San Francisco Bay area with links to and
information on Internet connectivity, the Web, support, products and services, and more.
Honolulu's Internet connection. Includes links to tech support, service and rates,
clients' Web pages, the Hawaii home page, and more.
The Internet service provider for the Long Island area. Includes links to resources,
news, service, local living, and more.
An Internet service provider for all your business needs and the largest service
provider in Asia. Find out about what it offers, businesses on line, free classifieds, and
An Internet service provider for areas of Delaware and Pennsylvania. Provides links to
its corporate user pages, other user pages, subscriber services, Web searchers, and more
Medius Communications, Inc.
Medius Communications, Inc. provides corporate Internet access and presence services,
enabling organizations to plan, build, implement, and promote complete online information
and application services.
Michigan Internet Cooperative Association
A full-service Internet service provider for businesses, offering
high-bandwidth/low-cost connectivity. Check out its product announcements, its press
releases, the Business Solutions Group, and more.
Micron Internet Services
A full-service Internet provider with links to subscriber information and access, tech
support, Micron products and services, and Web search tools.
An Internet service provider for the Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota area. Includes
links to business directories, community pages, customer support, and services.
Minnesota Regional Network (MRNet)
The most experienced Internet service provider located in Minnesota. Includes links to
services, members, and resources.
MJC Inc. Computer Services
A full-service Internet provider with on-site service or remote service call
capability. Call and answer a few simple questions to get a 30-day trial membership.
Mojoski Net Tools
A group of experienced Internet professionals who provide Internet access to the world.
Offers Finger and Archie, with more tools on the way.
An Internet service provider for individuals or organizations in the Monadnock area of
New Hampshire. Includes links to how to get started, services and tech support, and
frequently asked questions.
Moran Communications Group
An Internet Access provider offering a myriad services, including Web services and
connections, training, programming, networking, hardware and software. Also, two cool
links to a movie database and to an Internet card creator. Send a virtual greeting card to
anyone with an e-mail address.
An Internet service provider for areas in British Columbia, Canada. In addition to
links to member services, it includes links to summer camps for kids, flight instruction
classes, logger sports, auto racing, real estate, magazines, and other sites of local
The Internet service provider for Nantucket Island. All the information you need to get
started, including access info and pricing.
National Knowledge Networks, Inc.
The Internet service provider for North Texas, with links to Web info, services, news,
NetAccess Worldwide List
Offers a list of Internet access providers from every continent in the world.
An Internet access provider based in Montreal, with links including local sites and
businesses, search engines, local and community events and culture, and health sites, as
well as links to sister sites.
NETCOM Online Communications Services, Inc.
Contains information about Netcom, the nation's largest Internet provider. Offers local
access numbers online for subscribers on the go. Subscription information is also
Internet access and services for individuals. Provides information about using and
navigating the Internet, skills, and fun places to go.
An Internet service provider for most of the United Kingdom. Offers Web publishing and
consulting services to clients.
NetPoint Communications, Inc.
An international Internet service provider based in Miami, Florida, for individuals and
corporations. Internet consulting provided in both English and Spanish. Provides access to
a long list of interesting sites.
NetPress Communications provides links to the following home pages: Collabra Software,
Institute for Management Studies, Lithocraft, Inc., the Law Office of Kirsten Keith, and
Bay Rep, Inc.
An Internet service provider for the Quinte region located in Canada. Includes links to
products and services, community and school information, Web sites, and resources.
A local Internet service provider for the Denver, Colorado area. Includes many links to
art, business, education, government, entertainment, shopping, news, weather, and other
Internet access, computer sales, and networking for the Southeast U.S., with links to
search engines, software sites, news and weather, user pages, advertising, and subscribing
NETWave Internet Access Provider
The Internet service provider for the Chicagoland area. Includes many links to art,
business, education, entertainment, government, kids, local news, and weather sites; info;
members' home pages; Chicago Tribune; search engines and subscription
information; and much more.
An Internet service provider for the Seattle, Washington area, with links to local news
and weather, personal pages, new sites, rates, and service information.
West Michigan's Internet service provider, with gateway information, services and
pricing, yellow pages, local city information, and more.
Valiquet Lamothe Inc.
Offers access to the Internet and provides information on links to French and English
sites. Also provides information on tourism and levels of government.
Browsers & Interfaces
Offers Web/Genera, a software package that uses Mosaic 2.4 to integrate Sybase
databases into the Web. Offers downloadable alpha-mode (pretest) software.
Offers a variety of resources, from search engines to personal and commercial Web
links. Provides "your jumppoint to Cyberspace."
Easy Mosaic and Introductory Web Surfing
Serves as a basic primer on using the Mosaic Web browser. Provides a history of how
information was disseminated before the Web.
Global Network Navigator Home Page
Presents GNN, the creators of the Web browser Mosaic. Provides information on Mosaic
and GNN's Internet access service. Includes its Whole Internet Catalog and offers
perusable online publications on virtually every topic.
Hill Holliday Advertising
A site that provides links to download shockwave, Java, and Netscape. Other than that,
all links return the user to this page.
Internet Group/Internet Business Center
A Web and Internet resource and home page provider. Offers Manage! IT, a browsing tool.
Chats, Messaging, & Conferences
Internet Conference Calendar
Lists upcoming conferences, syposia, and workshops related to the Internet. Lets you
use the submission form to add your own events to the calendar. Also lets you list
upcoming events geographically. Provides links to separate pages for each event listed, if
Internet Relay Chat Games
Offers information and history on the most popular games played on the IRC network.
Offers information on Risky Business, Chaos, Boggle, and Acrophobia.
A place where people using IRC can put up images of themselves. Allows you to search by
country or name.
IRC Poker Channels Home Page
Offers everything you need to know to play IRC poker. Enables you to play poker with
people anywhere in the world in real time.
MeGALiTH's Sensational Visual IRC Beta Home Page
Visual IRC is the first of a "new generation" of IRC clients for Windows,
incorporating state-of-the-art file transfer, audio, and advanced IRC features. Features
channel surf and other great features. Grab the latest beta from this page.
Quarterdeck Global Chat
Formerly owned by Prospero. Focuses on adding live interaction to the Web. Allows you
to download the software for free, and also offers discussion areas.
A Swedish company that provides the Internet e-mail and Web product EMBLA.
World Wide Web Consortium
Offers information about the upcoming WWW International Conference. Also contains a
wealth of information on various Web issues, such as security, HTTP, and graphics
Provides a 3D multiuser chatting system. Allows you to use images and sound while you
chat with others, interacting through your computer instead of with it.
BBN on the World Wide Web
An online version of BBN magazine. Offers an Internet tutorial, an Internet
timeline, the BBN Planet, press releases, and job postings.
Blacklist of Internet Advertisers
One of several blacklists targeting Internet advertisers who violate
"netiquette" when hawking their wares. Provides more information on the issue
and advice on what to do to avoid getting blacklisted when you advertise on the Internet.
c|net: the computer network
c|net: the computer network, creators of c|net online and the television series c|net
central, is an on-air and online interactive showcase for computers, multimedia, and
Censorship and the Internet
Offers a growing collection of links about censorship and associated issues on the
Internet. Provides resources on the legal and ethical issues of running a Web service.
Presents an off-world 21st century town with spectacular graphics that load quickly.
Offers many areas to explore, including the Spaceport, the Time Machine, and the
EFFwebThe Electronic Frontier Foundation
A nonprofit civil liberties organization working in the public interest to protect
privacy, free expression, and access to online resources and information. Includes many
online resources and references. Contains its publication EFFector Online.
Executive Guide to Marketing on the New Internet
An online paper that focuses on the effects of the Internet on business. Talks about
the changing role between the Internet and the marketing executive and speculates on the
future on the Internet.
Presents an ongoing research project that is trying to determine the commercial uses of
the Web. Offers an online consumer survey for people on the Web.
Formerly called Economics and the Internet, this site provides a collection of
documents related to information goods, intellectual property, and related issues.
Includes high resolution slides.
The closest thing to a governing organization to be found on the Net. Offers
information services, ISOC chapter data, conferences and papers, and Internet standards.
Mapping the Internet
Presents Gordon Bell, one of the pioneers of the Internet, discussing his views on the
direction in which the Internet should now proceed. Discusses his proposal for ending the
problems with limited bandwith and the increased traffic on the Internet. Includes a slide
show and sound bites with the presentation.
NetWatchers Legal Cyberzine
A monthly e-zine that reports on legal developments in cyberspace and the online world.
SurfWatch Home Page
Presents SurfWatch, a program for reducing the risk of children uncovering sexually
explicit material on the Internet.
What's New in Japan
Provides information on recent happenings or recent changes on the Web in Japan. Offers
a Japanese language version of the site.
Educational & Tutorial Listings
Beginner's Guide to Effective E-mail
Talks about the ways to express intonation and gestures through e-mail. Gives
information on page layouts and the format of e-mail as well.
Center for the Application of Information Technology
A consortium whose mission is "to be a center of learning in the field of
information management and to provide our member companies with world-class educational
and leadership programs."
Europe's leading electronic magazine. Serves as a complete in-depth Internet beginner's
guide. Provides information on how to hook up your machine, how to use information to your
advantage, and more. Also provides a history of the Internet.
Gestalt Systems, Inc.
Provides links to computer training classes, courseware, educational support, and
information for downloading its training software.
Global Institute for Interactive Multimedia
Provides information and guides for teaching people how to create a home page. Divides
the information according to the audience; for example, provides a different tutorial for
teachers than for business owners.
Glossary of Internet Terms
Lists and defines Internet and computer-related terms and acronyms.
How To Search a WAIS Database
Provides information on how to begin and structure a Wide Area Internet Server search.
Describes how to use Boolean operators, wild cards, relevance ranking, and so on. Offers a
tutorial on using a WAIS search engine.
Focuses on "Information Networking For Oncologists," and specifically
provides information for physicians dealing with networks, integration, and pharmaceutical
companies. Also offers information for people involved with oncology, including patients.
An online library at the University of California-Riverside. Aims to make resources
available to UCR students and staff, but is open to the public. Offers many online card
catalogs and articles.
Information Management Group
A Windows development and Internet educational and consulting firm offering university
courses, consulting, and tips and tricks for developers. Provides links to services and
Although focusing primarily on the University of Michigan School of Information, also
offers links to a variety of Internet resources.
A site for browsing the Internet and locating specific resources. Features Internet
resources, guides and tutorials, news and weather, library resources, fun and games, a
reference shelf, and a miscellaneous section. Includes several original search engines as
well. Millions of visitors can't be wrong.
Internet Learning Center
Offers tutorial columns and "where to go" columns. Also includes links to the
UNIX Reference Center, the Hyptertext Guide, Rinaldi's Netiquette, Odd de Presno's Online
World book, and other Internet resources. Past columns are archived.
Internet Web Text
A hypertext guide to the Internet, written by Net guru John December. Begins with
Internet orientation and clicks through all the major Internet tools. Highly recommended.
Introduction to the Internet II
One of several prototype classes and texts sponsored through the Globewide Network
Academy. Introduces the user to various resources available via the Internet, with
particular emphasis on allowing a neophyte to access GNA services as quickly as possible.
Kids on Campus (Cornell Theory Center)
The Cornell Theory Center sponsors Kids On Campus as part of its celebration of
National Science and Technology Week. The purpose of this event is to increase computer
awareness and scientific interest among Ithaca, New York-area third, fourth, and fifth
grade students. Hands-on computer activities, innovative videos, and exciting
demonstrations help the children develop interest and excitement in computers and science.
Learning Edge Corp.
Offers products and services to the private and public sectors, including courseware
and training, animation, videos, interfaces, and more. Contains links to clients,
services, portfolio, and more.
Library Solutions Institute and Press
Internet training information and seminars for both students and trainers. Self-paced
tutorials including HTML tutorial, K12 resources, publications, and more.
Magnett Internet Gateway
Links to various Internet browsers and gateways such as software archives, helper
applications, Netscape questions and answers, and customer service for subscribers of
Magnett Internet Gateway.
Management Concepts Inc.
A corporation providing training in personal property management, property leasing,
grants management, and computer and financial applications. Provides access to new courses
and special events, publications, and links to other sites of related interest.
Check out MicroMedium's Digital Trainer Professional® multimedia computer-based
training software for your organization. Already in use by AT&T, MCI, Long John
Silver's, and others. Includes links to product reviews, demos, tech support, the
MicroMedium training library, and ordering information.
Multimedia Help Page
Provides quick access to sources of multimedia tools and tips on the Web. Also provides
links and tips for video production, search engines, and production tools for the Apple
Net Guru Technologies, Inc.
On-site training and consulting by certified Webmasters. Some courses include these
topics: Webmaster specialists, security and firewalls, UNIX, networking, TCP/IP, and more.
If you register online, you will receive a rebate!
Net: User Guidelines and Netiquette, by Arlene
Offers a collection of Internet user guidelines and netiquette. Discusses legal and
ethical issues involved.
Gives a step-by-step tutorial on using Netscapeit can be very in-depth. Allows
for different levels of expertise.
Online World Resources Handbook
Provides practical advice on using the Internet to get information or programs. Breaks
topics down into various topics, such as how to get free expert assistance, how to read
your electronic daily news, and more.
Patrick Crispen's Internet Roadmap
This is the Internet Roadmap online training course, available in HTML. This is a
well-written tutorial and is very user-friendly. A must for any Internet coordinator's
UK Index Beginner's Guide: the Net
Serves as a beginners guide to using the Internet, and includes pointers to more
Explains both the hardware and software issues concerning setting up your Windows PC to
access the Internet. Explains where to get the software you need and how to configure it.
Also provides information on creating HTML documents.
Writing the Information Superhighway
Offers information regarding how to write literature for the Internet (originally an
online class at University of Michigan). Lets you direct questions to the professors who
originally taught the class. Also includes a linked bibliography of other sites.
Serves as a destination for computer-literate youth. Plans to cater to education all
around the world.
Zen and the Art of the Internet
A beginner's guide to the Internet. Offers information on the search engines available
and even a section on how to create a newsgroup.
Guides, Tours, & Cool Site
Cool Site of the Day
Connects you to the cool site of the day on the Internet, determined by the moderator.
This works better than a random-site connector because the sites are more likely to be
Exploring the Internet
Introduces you to blindspinningspinning around and then going in a random
direction. Thus, it provides all sorts of random links. Also includes a link to What's New
lists, searching tools, subject directories, server and other directories, tutorials,
multimedia exhibits and demonstrations, computer information, weather, and more.
George Coates Performance Works
Just a diversional site where you fill out a questionnaire (it's short) and are then
matched with a character who most fits your personality type. Your character is described,
and you can change characters often. You are encouraged to visit your multiple
A site whose stated purpose is "to have fun, help improve the state of the world,
inform, provide an interesting and useful commercial site, and have fun (yes, I
intentionally mentioned fun twice)." Provides a collection of links and a search site
only for fun and nonbusiness-oriented stuff. Includes an online mall where you can buy
things, links to humorous sites, and more.
GO! Online Communications
An exclusive Internet club of advertisers. Includes links to businesses, professionals,
employment opportunities, Kids Corner, and more.
Greene Communications Design, Inc.
A graphics design firm expanded to Web publishing. Greene will design anything for the
business, educational, advertising or marketing executive (including letterheads, logos,
promotional or educational materials, press releases, and so on). Provides links to
projects, clients, and the Internet development group.
Hajjar/Kaufman New Media Lab
A small marketing and development company that gives you all the benefits and expertise
of a large company. Hajjar/Kaufman will develop your business Web site. Provides links to
clients and to contact information.
Serves as a complete guide to thousands of sites on the Internet and Web. Lets you
search by category or company name, and teaches American Sign Language (ASL) as you go.
Written by an investment and markets reporter at the Toronto Globe and Mail,
this site discusses investment-related resources on the Web and offers a collection of
links to some of those resources.
Hit The Beach!
If you like the beach, you'll love this site. Provides links to a chat café, the
swimsuit shot of the week, a virtual trip to the beach, a beach shop, and food. Register
to win a trip to Cancun or to Jamaica, mohn. Also a beach-related search engine.
A virtual metropolis of culture, government, art and antiques, restaurants, public
service, business, retail, travel, and entertainment sites. Click on whatever interests
Internet ProLink SA/AG
Provides links to businesses on the Web, Web tools and services, and the "culture
café." Also available in other languages.
Contains pointers to more than 100 guides, lists, and indices of documents that help
you learn how to use the Internet. Includes pointers to The December and Yanoff Lists,
Patrick Crispen's Internet Roadmap (in HTML), The Awesome List, and many others.
Meta-list of What's New Pages
Offers a collection of links to all the different Internet What's New sites for the
Web. By the author's own admission, "the Web is growing so fast that this document
can be considered, at best, a historical artifact."
Mirsky's Worst of the Web
Provides an alternative to the many sites that serve up a "cool" site of the
day or point you to "great" places. Offers links to sites that exemplify why
some people shouldn't be allowed to make their own Web sites.
Net Trek Cafe
The first Internet café in Australia, offering a variety of links and services,
including Internet training, a business directory, links to Internet search engines and
catalogs, Australian links, outer space and Star Trek links, links for kids
and music lovers, sports, news media, and much much more.
An odd assortment of home pages, including Two Moms Names Alma, An Illusion Dog,
Unexplained Art, and more. If you're looking for an interesting site, look no further.
More than 3,200 links to dazzle and amaze you! If Web surfing were any more fun, they
would have to ban it! Everything you could ever want is here and categorized so it is all
easy to find. Web addicts beware!
Overall Knowledge Company, Inc.
Overall Knowledge Company, Inc. is a general Web presence provider with an emphasis on
the film and television trades as well and the arts and entertainment industries. Also
publishes several industry-specific directories on the World Wide Web.
Point Survey and Escort
Provides a large collection of reviews of Web sites. Rates sites for content,
presentation, and experience. Includes more than 1,000 reviews across many categories.
Helps you get started on the Web with answers to common questions and guided tours of
browsing software and sites.
Thousand Points of Sites
Sends you to a Web site randomly selected from its listings.
ThreadTreader's WWW Contests Guide
Presents ThreadTreader's WWW Contests Guide, a complete, current compilation of
contests on the Web. Provides easy ways to browse through an extensive index of online
contests, drawings, raffles, sweepstakes, and other prize-oriented promotions. Even lets
you add your own contest to the ThreadTreader's Guide.
Offers a collection of links to sites that change daily; for example, includes links to
news, your horoscope, and weather photos.
Unusual or Deep Site of the Day
Offers links to sites that provide some sort of intellectually stimulating purpose.
Virtual Town City Limits
Contains many links to stores, public offices, and other things you might find in a
real town. Allows you to maneuver around it the way you do around a real town.
HTML & Other Languages
Bare Bones Guide to HTML
Lists every HTML 2.0 tag and most of the 3.0 tags, with a special section on Netscape
Beginner's Guide to HTML
Talks about linking to other documents, troubleshooting, and creating forms. Focuses on
Mosaic, but includes other browsers.
ColorEditor for Windows
Provides standalone MS Windows shareware to assist the Web page author develop a HTML
page color scheme using extensions to the HTML 3.0 specification. Also provides a Style
Box that enables users to edit, save, and retrieve color schemes. Runs on Windows 3.1,
Windows 3.1 for Workgroups, Windows 95, and Windows NT 3.5.
Introduction to HTML: Table of Contents
Presents a guide to authoring Web pages. Divides sections by different images, lists,
and anchors, and offers information on how to take advantage of Netscape functions.
Personal Home Page of Bob Hunter
Focuses on testing HTML coding examples and pushing the limits of HyperText Markup
Language and all of its extensions.
Primer for Creating Web Resources
Offers a list of links to HTML resources. Also offers links to Perl and CGI languages
for creating top-of-the-line Web pages.
Web Letter, a Guide to HTML/Web Publishing
Serves as an HTML resource. Includes a newsletter, a video, and training books, as well
as numerous links to help you build your own Web.
Serves as a complete Web resource site with HTML commands, software for publishing,
searches, libraries, and high-speed Web host connections for your company or home page.
All-Internet Shopping Directory
Serves as an easy-to-use, fast-loading central hot link to products, services, malls,
and stores on the Web. Selected as one of PC Magazine's top 100 Web sites
Ansible's Web Page Design Services
Helpful to anyone from newbies to expert Internauts, this site offers links to online
Internet resources, software, search tools, and a list of favorite Internet sites.
Argus/Univeristy of Michigan Clearinghouse
"The Premier Internet Research Library," this site serves as a clearinghouse
for subject-oriented Internet resources guides. Allows you to submit your own guides or
obtain guides written on various Internet-related topics.
Aspen Systems Corp.
Provides complete Internet services. Also discusses requirements and needs analysis,
Internet publishing services, systems support, and customer support. Specializes in
identifying, gathering, and analyzing online information.
Association of University Technology Managers
Features resources for the technology transfer field, once called the "unknown
profession." Offers links to other resources and includes information about AUTM
(publications, membership, events), job postings, and a way to search lists of
technologies you can license from more than 20 different university, government, and
organizational sites in one query (via a harvest gatherer).
Uses Netscape and connects you to a different Web site every 12 seconds. Helps you find
totally random sites with little effort. Also allows you to change the amount of time
Canada Net Pages
This page's stated goal is to "be recognized as the most comprehensive resource of
Canadian business and finance data." Also provides links for various pages, such as
Canada Net Financial Pages and Canada Net Business Directory.
Canadian Internet Handbook/Advantage Home Page
Presents guides to Internet access in Canada. Lets you add your Canadian Internet
address to the handbook, find out more about its publications, send the authors e-mail,
Provides information specific to Canada. Allows you to search the database by clicking
on the geographical regions on a map or by using standard keywords.
Common Internet File Formats
Provides information on the different file types and formats on the Internet. Each
blurb about a specific file type also gives links to obtaining readers for that type.
CRAYONCReAte Your Own Newspaper
Serves as an interactive news agent. Lets you choose from sections such as News,
Sports, Entertainment, and others to find the best periodical information on the Internet.
Enables you to organize it into your own personal newspaperyou may never read a
print publication again.
Economics of Networks Internet Site
Provides information and links to the economics behind all networks. Includes
downloadable papers on topics ranging from network compatibility to financial networks.
A search site provided free of charge by Trade-Wave Corp. Includes general topics and
sublists under each of these. Also offers a list of job opportunities.
E-Minder Free Reminder-By-E-mail Service
Offers to send you automatically generated reminder messages for any event or occasion
for which you register. Requires an e-mail address, but otherwise is completely anonymous.
Lets you specify the number of days in advance you want a reminder. It also provides a
simple e-mail interface that you can use to list or delete reminders.
FLFSoft, Inc. Home Page
Develops Windows-based utilities and Internet software and services. Features Web
Spinner, a Windows-based HTML editor.
Provides Internet access to small businesses interested in taking their services to the
Internet. Provides Web site development and consulting services, FTP and Gopher service
space, and links to current projects.
Possesses leading technology in both compression and telecommunications, so it is
uniquely positioned to serve the needs of the digital video publishing and distribution
markets. Provides the most complete solution to the challenges of distributing and
publishing digital video on CDs and wired and wireless networks. The company's digital
video publishing product line includes PrimeView, a family of real-time PC-based MPEG
encoders; and MPEGWORKS, a comprehensive encoding control software package for
human-assisted or pass-through compression.
G.T.A. Business Solutions
Provides businesses and organizations presence on the Internet with Web page design,
training and classes. Includes access to price lists and sample client pages.
Glistening Trail Records
For those in Pennsylvania (primarily the Philadelphia area), this site lists places for
adventure, music, food, shopping, real estate opportunities, computer and business
services, churches, credit card services, medical services, and more. Click on individual
listings for more descriptions and some pictures.
Global Village Stock Footage
For multimedia and video professionals. Search the huge database of stock video footage
to download or order the disk. Includes links to sample images and demos. Global Village
will find the clip you're looking for.
Harter Image Archives
Better than any clip-art gallery, here you will find general images, images of men, and
images of women. Provides samples to download and ordering information.
Workflow and imaging technologies, providing products and services for the federal
government and government contractors. Provides links to products, services, resource
centers, and education and training opportunities. Offers workload management seminars to
help your office run more efficiently and on less paper.
Home Run Pictures
This company creates online animation and special effects for ad agencies,
corporations, TV stations, and interactive producers. Includes links to samples, contacts,
and pricing information.
Information Age, Inc.
A software- and data-intensive Web site development company with links to applications,
articles, services, the Information Age team, and general information.
Innovative Computer Associates, Inc.
A software engineering firm for database and Web page development, located near Denver,
Colorado. Provides information about Internet classes offered and services such as online
application development, multimedia marketing campaigns, corporate training,
cross-platform application development, and much more.
Instruction Set, Inc.
Broad curriculum of courses for the software development technology of today. Links to
courses and seminars, consulting, courseware development services, employment
opportunities, and more.
InteliSys Technologica, Inc.
Networking and programming solutions for businesses around the world. Will also provide
Web development services. Links to Web services. Watch up to date company info scroll
across the bottom of your screen.
Interactive Data Systems, Inc.
A software engineering service provider, especially for object-oriented tools. Includes
links to services, database and development environment info and software, freeware, and
other interesting links.
Interactive Voice Applications
Streaming audiofile technology to enable you to send voice messages around the world
for a fraction of the regular cost. Expedite your business transactions while also
reducing expenditures. Includes access to demos, contact info, and many other services.
Internet Resources Newsletter
A free monthly Web newsletter. Focuses on higher education and the Internet. Features
lists of new Internet resources and other items of interest.
Internet Servers for the Mac OS
Contains many links to Macintosh-specific software packages for running a Mac-based
server. Topics include mail servers, mail gateways, ftp servers, Telnet servers, and more.
Internet Systems, Inc.
Business, educational, and government institution Internet services. Provides site
architecture, access, service, and maintenance for your high volume site. Also provides
access to clients' pages.
An online version of this popular magazine devoted to the Internet. Allows you to
search back issues by cover or by keyword.
INTRANET Technologies, Inc.
A full-service provider for everything from Web access to LANs to custom systems.
Includes links to services, support, Web community and exposure info, and more.
Island Services Network
The Internet Company for Prince Edward Island. Provides access to search engines, user
services, news and entertainment, local weather, and other Internet services.
Touting itself as "all Net, all the time," this site offers Internet news,
features, resources, and tools. Supported by Mecklermedia, publisher of Internet World
An Internet service provider based in Fulton, New York, with links to local newspapers,
games, software, hardware, services, and more.
A Web site design and architecture, training, teaching, and consulting firm with links
to its resources and information, clients, projects, and more.
Life on the Internet
Provides a large collection of links to many resources on the Internet. Gives sources
for browsers, software, page development, and more.
List of WWW Archie Services
Offers a list of hypertext links to Archie (archive) servers. Helps you find files
anywhere on the Internet and lists Archie servers that use forms and others that don't.
Training products and services for professional trainers.
Offers a directory service that provides easy-to-use names to e-mail address mapping.
Lopez Communications offers a variety of on- and offline services, including integrated
marketing to progressive organizations, online publishing, Web design, and other Web
projects for socially responsible companies.
An Internet host with links to hosted sites, including Ham Radio Forums, Marketing
Masters, and JF Computer Leasing.
Media Connection of New YorkLinks Page
Offers a collection of links to Web resources in or about New York City.
Browse Miramar's catalog of latest releases, or go to its Top Five section for
interactive previews, video and audio clips, computer animation, performance samplers, and
much much more.
Monster FTP Sites List
A comprehensive listing of anonymous FTP sites.
Newton Online provides business consulting (and a quirky sense of humor) for companies
who want to compliment marketing and communications strategies by using the Internet.
Offers scientific research, programming, Internet services, and UNIX administration.
Check out the complete list of products and services as well as the Norcov customer pages.
A personal and business connection to the Internet. Check out its partial list of
hosted business pages, LAN integration capability, and its services and search engines.
A site with something for everyone. Well-organized into a hierarchical structure, it
includes everything from business resources and financial tips to a broad spectrum of
entertainment and Web developer resources. Omega West, an international distribution and
services company, will soon have an "intelligent interface" that is capable of
adapting to users' actions. This, of course, will mean that return visits and continued
interaction will provide users with a personalized interface.
Harnesses the power of audio on the Internet. Provides applications that enable you to
instantly update your Web page or e-mail applications by simply picking up your telephone
and calling a fully automated system. Also qualifies as an authorized AT&T 900 service
bureau, so you can set up and run any 900 or 800 voice or data application.
PresenceAn Information Design Studio
Focuses on providing innovative and effective marketing solutions through the Internet.
Also includes many interesting Internet-related links.
Q-D Software Development
Presents the creators of WebForms, the Web forms generator; and WinBrowse, the
multiple-PC database utility. Also includes a variety of shareware programs available for
RealAudio Home Page
Provides RealAudio, software you can use to both record and play your own sound. Many
Web sites on the Internet use RealAudio to provide sounds.
Sibylla: The WWW Software Development Kit
Provides information on Sibylla, a development kit geared toward creating Web software,
whose purpose is to provide access to information sources (such as company databases)
through the Web. Also provides pricing information on the software.
A business information site sponsored by the Canadian federal government's economic
flagship department, dedicated "to the success of all Canadian businesses at home and
SWITCHSwiss Academic and Research Network
Presents SWITCH, an Internet Service Provider that interconnects all Swiss
universities, many libraries, and research labs, as well as other Swiss and international
organizations. Also presents the WWW Rent-A-Page service.
Timothy W. Amey Resource Links
Offers a collection of resource links and information regarding OS/2 resources, OS/2
advocacy, Lotus resources, Intel alternatives, religion, Ford advocacy, and IT/IS
Provides a graphical map interface that you can click on to find and then jump to Web
servers operating in many countries around the world.
An electronic publication that serves as a repository of Web-related topics. Categories
include News, Commercial, Intranet, Products, Under Construction, Industry, and Opinion.
Welcome to Netscape
Offers information about the new security measures being built into HTML; also offers a
downloadable version of Netscape for Windows 95 and technical support.
Windows95 InterNetworking Headquarters
Offers Windows 95 shareware, Internet setup information, networking across the
Internet, and more.
WorldTel Global Marketing Network
Lists businesses and individuals offering products, services, or opportunities to the
Searchers & Databases
Business Directions International
An Internet search directory using numerous search engines to find business sites on
Business Researcher's Interests
Provides more than 2,800 sites relevant to contemporary organizational issues
concerning information processes, information systems, and information technology.
Categories include electronic markets, organizational learning, emerging organizations,
WWW design, and journals and magazines.
College and University Home Pages
Provides links to the Web pages of more than 750 colleges and universities around the
world. Allows you to search alphabetically or just browse.
COMMA Hotlist Database
Provides a graphical, searchable Web database. Choose your search criteria from their
list, and then it searches and gives you an output list. Also enables you to add your own
hot list to the database.
Shows you how to set up your Oracle-based database management system (DBMS) for access
via the Web. Good for creating your own search engine or providing Web access to large
bodies of information.
Serves as a search site for finding resources on the Internet. Arranges areas by
Four11 White Page Directory
Enables you to search for people and their e-mail addresses and Web pages. Contains
more than 5.5 million listings. Allows you to register and put your name on the directory.
High Performance Cartridges
A re-manufacturer of laser toner cartridges for large institutional settings. Also
provides a search engine, a database of shareware on the Internet, and other cool links
with software to download.
If you're looking for a publisher or vender on the Internet, this is the database to
search. Search by name, subject, e-mail address, or geographic location.
Index of Australian Indexes
A meta-index of Australian Web site indexes. Over a dozen are described, with links to
A complete bookstore on the Web. Members may order any book currently in print, or even
books out of print, and InfoCafe will do the search. Books are indexed by department: for
example, computers, business, fiction.
International Business Resources on the WWW
Serves as an index of business, economics, trade, marketing, and government sites with
an international focus.
Internet Pearls Index
Features collections of the best of the Internet. Includes sections for beginners as
well as comprehensive coverage of topics such as business, medicine, jobs, cinema,
shareware, astronomy, futuristic technologies, fun, cartoons, comics, virtual reality, and
Offers a collection of more than 500 searchable databases on a wide variety of
subjects. includes links to a search form or a page that lists a number of related
searchable databases. Also allows you search by keyword or browse alphabetically or by
InterNIC Directory of Directories
Contains an index of links to various resources, products, and services on the Net,
including agriculture, the arts, business, dictionaries, education, health and medicine,
religion, sports and hobbies, and weather. Allows you to add your site.
Lycos Home Page: Hunting WWW Information
Provides a Web search engine. Contains more than 5.5 million Web pages in its database.
Provides context for evaluating whether a document or page is relevant to your search.
Media Logic's Index of Economic and Financial
This index of resources is provided by Media Logic as a service for the Internet
community. It provides a searchable index of data, news, and services that are of interest
to investors, researchers, and other members of the financial community. Unlike many other
Internet indexes, all entries here are subject to editorial review to ensure that they are
useful, relevant, and current.
Based in the United Kingdom, an online information database used most often by ad
agencies and media owners. Includes databases for subscribers and nonsubscribers, as well
as links to "free daily media news."
Micro Service & Training
This is a resource database for computer hardware, software, and training. If you are
searching for hardware or software, or if you need training or consulting for your
business or organization, you can search for it here.
Montana Communications Network (MCN)
A resource page for Montana events, businesses, and information. Includes access to
businesses, real estate, and other Montana links, local newspapers on line, news and
weather, classified ads, and more.
Seeks to collect all Web addresses of all companies, universities, research centers,
government agencies, research projects, and hardware and software announcements into one
New Rider's Official World Wide Web Yellow Pages
The online version of this book (with thousands of additional sites). Searchable by
keyword. Obviously the most complete and useful search site available. (Talk about your
New User's Directory
Presents a large collection of links to information. Offers tips for specific kinds of
computers (MAC, IBM, UNIX, and so forth), links to search engines, and more. Also provides
information on how to create Web pages and download software.
NlightN: Finding What You Want To Know Now
Claims to be "the Web's largest library of meaningful information." With a
single query, the NlightN Universal Index searches the Web, World News, Online Databases,
and traditional reference sources.
Planet Earth Home Page
A search site on the Internet, organized like a library. Offers a library floorplan
that you can use to browse the sites in its database. Also lets you search the database by
Publicize Your Home Page
Provides a collection of links to various search engines. Focuses on connecting you to
the part of these search engines that allows you to register and add your own home page.
Searching the Web
Provides information, strategies, and links to searching for information on the Web.
Offers links to searching services, searching software, and searching references.
Formerly the Virtual Software Library, offers a tool for searching for shareware and
freeware on the Internet.
Offers "everything you need to work the Web every day." Provides a starting
site for finding information on the Web. Offers many links.
Starting Points for Internet
NCSA's comprehensive links to Internet resources. Includes Gopher, Veronica, Finger,
Usenet, WAIS, and many others. Also presents representative Web home pages. Highly
recommended (nay, essential).
URL-Minder: Your Own Personal Web Robot
Presents the URL-minder, your own personal Web robot, which retrieves your registered
URLs regularly and reports back to you by e-mail when they change. The URL-minder also
runs searches on Web databases regularly and lets you know when anything new that matches
your search shows up. It also keeps track of the places you've been, so you can spend your
time (and money) doing new things on the Web.
Offers links to collections of information, based on the subject matter of those sites.
VSL Front Desk at the OAK Repository
Enter a keyword, and the engine searches the major Internet shareware archives for the
program you want.
WAIS Access Through the Web
Provides information about WAIS, a system that enables you to retrieve documents from
databases via full-text searches. Allows you to search by name or by topic.
Possibly the most popular search site on the Web. Considered to be the place to go for
anything, as long as it isn't too technically oriented. Offers links only to sources,
which is different from something such as Lycos, which also searches directories and files
Statistics & History
Economic FAQs about the Internet
Presents a collection of FAQs about the economics behind the Internet. Discusses the
technology behind the Internet, the NSF backbone.
A service provider that offers automated usage statistics, bookmarks, counters, and
online tutorials. High-powered clients are also candidates for the Rampage of the Month.
Web directories are organized by user name.
World Wide Web: Origins and Beyond
Gives the origins of the Web and also talks about some of the other uses of hypertext,
such as the Xanadu project. Also discusses some disadvantages of the Web.
5 Top Internet Marketing Successes of 1996
Showcases Tenagra Corp.'s picks for the top Internet marketing success stories of the
year. The 1995 winners are Federal Express, Ragu Spaghetti Sauce, Yahoo!, NetPOST,
Software.Net, and Virtual Vineyards.
Artzilla Surf Constructions
A group of designers and illustrators who left the corporations and now do what they
loveprovide the Web with high-quality graphics.
Business of the Internet
Introduces the Internet for commercial organizations. Offers information about the
structure and history of the Internet, how the Internet can help business, and how to
connect your business to the Internet.
Provides copyright information for the general public and interested parties. Includes
categories of fundamentals on copyrights and issues related to copyright over the Net.
Also contains a section for relevant sources and links.
Dynamic Diagrams Home Page
Focuses on the organization and presentation of information in print and electronic
forms, interactive publication and prototype design, SGML applications, Web servers, and
computer kiosks for museums.
Four Lakes Colorgraphics, Inc.
This company provides prepress and publishing services to publishers, advertisers, and
educational service providers. Four Lakes will design and publish CD-ROMs and home pages.
Provides links to its target sights.
Free Range Media, Inc.
A full-scale Web production and Internet services company with expertise in creative
design, new technology, and account management. Specializes in keeping track of the newest
tools. Produces a wide variety of Web-related products. Also shares many tips and
FRS Associates Training and Education Division
A Web presence provider that specialized in graphics, interactive programming, Java,
developer and links to designed sights and the FRS business directory.
Jeff Gates's personal home page is a sample of what he can do for your personal or
business use. Provides links to contact Jeff to set up a site of your own.
Internet/Intranet Web sites for individuals and businesses. Provides links to current
and upcoming projects and their client base. Offers complete multimedia design, including
Java, graphics, and CGI scripting, among others.
Communications software to give your Web pages memorable pictures and sounds. Provides
links to a sample page, product info, and downloading info. Be sure to check out the
"latest screen shot."
Home Space Builder
A 3D Web authoring tool that enables you to create a 3D home space using a standard
Windows personal computer. Offers shareware and commercial versions.
Hourglass Internet Services
Hourglass will publish and design your resume, home page, or business information on
the Web. Provides links to company information, services, and pricing information.
A New York-based service and Web page designer that will get your business on the
Internet. Provides links to client pages and services offered.
Image Alchemy Digital Imaging
Presents a gallery of digital and traditional art and photography.. Offers services
such as photo retouching and manipulation. Also designs Web sites.
Image Compression for Publishing Online
Provides information about Johnson-Grace company, a multimedia software development
that developed an image compression format called ART. Suggests that using ART enables
image compression three times more efficient than when you use JPEG or GIF.
Image House Digital Photography Studio
A digital photo studio for your business publishing needs. Provides training and camera
installation information, Web site design, and messages from clients.
Infowerks Creative Web Services
College students who will set up your Web server and write your Web page with the help
of art students. Cheap rates! Includes links to rates and services, and other links to art
students of San Francisco.
Integra Software Corp.
Internet applications such as Web development for your business. Also includes access
to contact information if your company would like to develop an Internet presence.
A company specializing in Web page design and development for your business. Choose
from many custom services to develop a unique Internet presence. Includes links to sample
pages, services, pricing info, and more.
If you have a catalog or other information you want to get on the Web, Intercat will
develop a complete multimedia Web presence for you. Includes links to sample sights,
catalogs, and contact information.
Web solutions for your corporate multimedia Web presence, including Web hosting,
design, and security. Provides access to customer profiles, catalog, video, and much more.
International Business Center
A graphic design and ad agency based in Ontario, Canada. A company exploring the
relationship among art, design, and technology for individuals or organizations.
Internet Advertising Solutions
These people will develop your company's Web site and get your information on the
Internet. Winner of many awards for innovative site development. Includes links to
services, clients, and more.
Internet Business Connection
A virtual mall specializing in home page development and marketing services to any
business seeking an Internet presence.
Making Money on Internet
Offers information on electronic publishing, Internet economics, education, and other
Manhattan MultiMedia, Inc.
Manhattan will help your company plan, develop, and maintain a unique Internet presence
by using the most advanced tools possible, including Java, C++, Perl, Oracle, UNIX,
Shockwave, and others.
Web publishing, specializing in creative marketing strategies, graphic design and
production, multimedia, and advertising for the Web. Click on the MediaBox electronic
portfolio to get a sample of its work.
Metrotel Multi-Media Ltd
Web design and Internet consulting for your company. Develop a Web presence and find
out how to surf the Internet to your advantage.
A consulting company in Copenhagen, Denmark, specializing in Web publishing for small
companies as well as individuals.
A computer technologies firm based in Cambridge, Ontario, offering Web publishing as
well as several other cool links to its customer base, shareware sites, search engines,
Moshofsky/Plant Creative Services
Using Shockwave and Director, its creative services can do anything for you or your
company, including logos, image manipulation, illustration, presentations, and design.
Check out what these folks have already done.
MultiMedia DimensionsNew Horizons in Sight and
MultiMedia Dimensions is a full-service interactive multimedia and Web page design and
consulting company helping people find the right business solutions for their needs and
Your site for customized Web services, including Intranet and database system
development, Web publishing, graphic design, site hosting, consulting, and more. Check out
NetCaster's electronic portfolio.
NetWorXs of California
Offers a full range of Web home page authoring and design services. Also offers full
turn-key systems, including training in-house personnel so that you can enhance your Web
server as your services or products change.
A leading-edge Web site architectural and development firm. With high-level technical
knowledge of programming and a creative focus, new3, Inc. has played a role in bringing
some of the best sites to the Web. Its speciality is areas of development considered too
complex for many developers.
Program One Online Service
Helps businesses and individuals learn and exploit the new Internet culture. Provides
information about Internet marketing, and explains how companies can survive their ride on
the Information Superhighway.
Provides cutting-edge technology blended with award-winning traditional design to offer
interactive multimedia services, Internet presence, Web pages, CD-ROM and CD-I authoring,
interactive touch-screen kiosks, and corporate communications.
Stannet WWW Designing and Publishing Company
Focuses on authoring, designing, and publishing Web pages for businesses and
individuals. Performs custom graphics work and maintains and upgrades customers' sites as
needed. Offers to meet customers in their offices in the greater New York City area.
Vannevar New Media
An Internet publishing and applications company that puts businesses on the Web.
Located in Houston, it boasts a strong NASA influence.
An online publication for programmers, Webmasters, network administrators, and other
technically oriented personnel, responsible for developing and maintaining software,
hardware, and security on the Web.
Web Publishing Australia
Introduces you to a professional Web publishing and promotion company based in
A Web page creation service. Focuses on posting and maintenance, logo and graphic
design, photography (including improvement of existing photographs), image maps, online
newsletters, and getting your page listed in directories like this one, among others.