BCK2SKOL - History of the Net

http://www.sc.edu/bck2skol/fall/lesson2.html

Class covers the history and workings of the Internet for librarians with little or no Net experience.


Computer Ethics

http://library.thinkquest.org/26658/

With the freedom of the Internet has come a host of new ethical issues. This site is devoted to providing a basic understanding of computer ethics to the Internet users of tomorrow, with the hope that they will make informed and moral decisions throu ghout their careers.


How E-mail Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/email.htm

Learn all about the system that routes billions of messages each day!


How Ethernet Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/ethernet.htm

Learn all about how Ethernet works and what it can do for you!


How Firewalls Work

http://www.howstuffworks.com/firewall.htm

Firewalls have helped protect computers in large companies for years. Learn how firewalls work and why you might want one for your home network!


How Internet Infrastructure Works

http://www.howstuffworks.com/internet-infrastructure.htm

A basic step-by-step guide to how the Interent works.


How Newsgroups Work

http://www.howstuffworks.com/newsgroup.htm

Newsgroups are conversations between hundreds or even thousands of people. Learn how newsgroups work, where to find them and how to subscribe.


How Web Pages Work

http://www.howstuffworks.com/web-page.htm

People use Web pages to talk about their hobbies, their businesses, their families and much more. By knowing how Web pages work, you can start making your own. Learn how to create, edit, upload and promote your Web pages so they are available all over the world!


How Web Servers and the Internet Work

http://www.howstuffworks.com/web-server.htm

How do Web servers and the Internet deliver Web pages from anywhere in the world to your computer? Now you'll know!