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          * SPECIAL INTERNET CONNECTIONS:    Last Update: 4/22/97 *
          * Compiled By:  Scott Yanoff - *
    * A + by an entry designates new entries/changes since last update *

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  -Agricultural Info.,  telnet/gopher or telnet  
    Family Issues,       PENpages (Login: Enter your two-letter state abbrev.)
    Food & Nutrition.   telnet or telnet
                         CSU Fresno ATI-NET                     (Login: super)
                        telnet or telnet
                         CENET (Cornell Extension NETwork)      (Login: guest)
                        gopher         (See Also: Flood)
			 National Agricultural Library of the USDA.
		         Agricultural Genome World Wide Web Server
			 Agricultural Index
			 Agriculture/Biosciences Information Sources
    offers: Agricultural info (livestock reports, current market prices, etc.)  

  -Agriculture Servers  gopher     [USDA Econ & Stats]
                        gopher              [USDA Extension Service]
                        gopher    [Forest Tree Genome Map DB]
                      [Agriculture Online]

  -Agriculture Lists    ftp (get file pub/nic/agricultural.list)

  -Almanac mail servers mail or mail 
                        mail or mail 
                        mail or 
    offers: Each offers different USDA market news and articles.
     In body of letter: send guide  Other cmds: send catalog, send help haylist

  -GIEWS                gopher 2070
    offers: Access to food outlook for world, foodcrops, shortages, alerts.

  -GRIN                 gopher
    offers: Germplasm info about plants, animals, microbes, and insects.

  -Master Gardener
    offers: How to care for vegetable crops, flowering plants, trees & shrubs.

  -Sustainable Agri.    gopher
    Select: Worlds of SunSITE -- by Subject | Sustainable Agriculture Info.

 -ARCHEOLOGY            telnet or telnet
   offers: National Arch. Database information management system. (Login: nadb)
   offers: Robotic Tele-Excavation at USC (Mercury Project)

 -ART                   gopher  [Scarecrow's ASCII Art Archives]
   offers: ASCII art links, ASCII art FAQ and reference.
                    [Art Index]
   offers: The ASCII Bazaar.  Select: The Continuum | The ASCII Art Bazaar
			gopher  (Select: Art & Images)
   offers: Links to thousands of animations, clip art, and images.
                        gopher (K-12 | Arts... | Gallery)
   offers: Works of art arranged by artist.
                        gopher 1251   [Digital Pict. Archive]
   offers: ASCII Clip art, access to all kinds of art sites.
   offers: New York Art Line collection of art and art resources.

 -ASTRONOMY      [AstroWeb]
   offers: Pointers to relevant resources available on Astronomy.
   offers: Guide to Stars and Galaxies, converted from CD-ROM
   offers: Astronomy HyperText Book, hyperlinks to astronomy lessons.
   offers: Strasbourg Astronomical Data Center and databases.
   offers: Access all kinds of satellites, observatories, and telescopes.
   offers: WebStars: Astrophysics in Cyberspace
                 [Constellation of Week]

 -AUTOMOTOVE              [Everything Automotive]
                      [The Auto Channel]
                 [Automotive Database]
               [Speedtrap Registry]

  -Avion Newspaper
    The 1st online Aviation/Aerospace paper, includes pics, stories & graphics.

  -Aviation Gophers/Web gopher
                        gopher (Select UNO Student Org...)
                        gopher (Select: Aerospace/Aviation)
                        gopher (Select: Aviation/)
                            [Aviation Digest]
    offers: Acts as a repository for things on rec.aviation. (pics, stories...)

  -Avi. Weather Reports gopher and select: Aviation

  -DUATS                telnet or telnet 
    offers: Aviation weather, flight planning. (Login: <last name>)

   -Biology Gophers/WWW gopher  [Bio. Culture Collections]
                        gopher        [Bioinformics Resources]
                        gopher           [Computational Biology]
                        gopher  [Biodiversity and Biology]
                        gopher       [Biodiversity Gopher]
                [Bio-Informatics Page]
                               [CSU BioWeb]
                    [Dictionary of Cell Biology]

                        [Access Excellence]

   -Biological Services mail ("help" in body of message)
     offers: Service predicting intron-exon splice sites in vertebrate genes.
                        telnet or telnet
     offers: American Type Culture Collection (Login: search  Password: common)
     offers: Access to lots of biological sciences information.

   -Cells Alive!
     offers: A website that introduces microbiology and immunology.

   -Frog Dissection
     offers: Images of frog from various views and stages of dissection.

   -Genetics Banks      mail
                        mail ("help" in body of message)
                        mail ("help" in body of message)
                        mail QUICK@EMBL-Heidelberg.DE
                        mail NETSERV@EMBL-Heidelberg.DE
     Subject: help  offers: genetic database/nucleic acid/protein sequence.

   -Genomic Databases
     offers: Genomic Database of the Mouse.  (Login: guest)
                        gopher or gopher
		        gopher (Sci.| Life...|Genetics...)

   -Molecular Biology
     offers: Molecules R Us - interactive interface to view molecular data.
                    [Molecular Biology Server]

   -Museum of Nat. Hist gopher
     offers: Museum of biodiversity and biological information.

   -Botanical Gardens [MO Botanical Garden]

   -Botany Databases    gopher  (Select: Botany...)
			gopher (Select: Biodiversity)

  -Business Resources   gopher (Select: Business Resources)

  -Bus. Yellow Pages
    offers: Listing of over 16.5 million businesses!

  -Canadian Business
                        gopher   [Business Pages]
                [Canadian Internet Biz Directory]

  -Currency Exchange

  -ECHO                 telnet or telnet
    offers: European Commission Host Org., free databases! (Login: echo)

  -Economic BBS         telnet or telnet
                        gopher (socsci | Econ | Dept...)
    offers: Interest rates, foreign exchange rates, price indices, stats.

  -Economics Gophers    gopher 
    Choose: Social Sciences Resources | Economics
                        gopher (Choose: Economics)
                        gopher 671
                        gopher            [US Commerce Department]

  -Economics Resources

  -Enterprise Develop.
    offers: Equity compensation, employee involvement, business strategies.

  -Financal Info.                         [FINWeb]
    offers: Financial economics WWW servers.
    offers: Corporate Financial Reports

  -Internet Biz Center
    offers:  WWW for information specifically related to biz use of the 'net. 

  -Int'l Trade Info.    telnet 
    (Login: bulk1 Password: tradeinfo)

    offers: Tax FAQs, forms and instructions, where to file.

  -Mutual Funds                    [Charts]
    offers: Free Mutual Fund quotations direct from NASDAQ

  -Patent Searching
                      [Invention Dimension]

  -Personal Finance

  -Small Business Admin gopher
    offers: Small Business Administration programs, services, and lists.

  -Stock Market Reports telnet or telnet
    offers: Select n, "Menu: Current Info", then "Market Report" (Login: guest)
                       [Quote Server]
   [Experimental Data]
                        mail to receive daily quotes
  -Vienna Stock Exchange telnet  (Login: BOERSE)

  -Stock Market Simul.  telnet (Logn: games)
		        telnet 10900

  -Wall Street News
                   [Stock Forecasts]

 -CARL                  telnet or
   offers: Online database, book reviews, magazine fax delivery service.

  -Chemistry            gopher      [American Chemical Society]
    offers: Virtual Library of Chemistry

  -Periodic Table       telnet 2034 or 2034
    offers: electronic periodic table of elements.

 *COLLEGE PREP-----------------------------------------------------------------
  -College Prep Pages
                       [Adventures in Education]
    offers: Collection of resources for planning your education.

  -Princeton Review      gopher or
    offers: Resource on test preparation, admissions info, school profiles.

   offers: American Communication Association.
                       gopher                [ComServe Gopher]

  -Amiga User Area      gopher (Select UNO Student Org...)
    offers: Lots of useful information for Amiga owners.

  -Computer Events Dir.  

  -Internet Tools
                  [Ramsey's Internet Toolbox]

  -Internet Providers

  -Macintosh            telnet or
    offers: Austrian Mac group.  UserID/Password (hit return).
               [Power PC News]
    offes: The Well-Connected Mac Server

  -PC Magazine               [PC Magazine]
    offers: Extensive info that relates to the personal computer.

  -Programming [C/C++ Tutorials]
  -Screen Saver Zone

  -Shareware Search
    offers: Search and download nearly 40,000 programs

  -Software Exchange
    offers: Buy and sell used software for almost any platform.

  -Unix Reference Desk

  -Windows (3.1/95)
                   [Randy's Windows95 Resources]

  -AT&T 800 Number Dir.
  -ALLDATA              gopher  or
    offers: Car recall and technical service bulletins

  -Catalog Mart         gopher or
    offers: 10,000 catalogs you can order FREE, covering over 800 topics.

  -Classified Ads
    offers: Posting and browsing ads for free.

  -Consumer News/Info       [Consumer Information Center]
                         [Consumer World]

  -Commerc. Sites Index

  -Fido Shopping Dog

  -Internet Mall        finger /ftp
    offers: List of commercial products online, from CDs to Sunglasses.

 -CRIMINAL JUSTICE      gopher 71
   offers: National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)


 -DataBase Via Finger   finger
   offers: Query databases, find newsgroups, access archie, etc., via finger.

                        mail        (w/ subject: help)
   offers: Dictionary/Spelling service.  Type "HELP" for info.  (ALL CAPS!)

  -Celebrity Lectures   gopher (Select: About MSU | MSU Celeb..)

  -Child/Family Network       

  -Dewey School of Ed
    offers: Facilitates communications among students worldwide.

  -Distance Ed. Dbase   telnet or (Login: ndlc)
                        telnet or telnet
    (Username: ICDL  Account Code: usa  Password: aaa)

  -Education Gophers    gopher        [Canadas SchoolNet]
                        gopher          [U.S. Dept. of Education]
                        gopher   [Chronicle of Higher Edu.]
                        gopher   [Florida Tech Edu. Gopher]
                        gopher  [Internet for Minn. Schools]
                        gopher   [California Dept. of Edu.]
                        gopher  [UIUC: College of Education]
                        gopher (ASU-CWI | Col. of Ed | Other...)
     Empire Schoolhouse gopher or gopher
    offers: K-12 resources, discussion groups, etc.   (Also see: Econ. BBS)

  -FEDIX/MOLIS/HERO     telnet or telnet
    offers: info. on scholarships, minority assistance, etc.

  -IKE                  gopher/http 
    offers: IBM Kiosk for Education User Discussion Forums.

  -Internat'l Ed. BBS   telnet or telnet
    offers: Program listings, resources, government information. (Login: intl)

  -Internet Public Lib.

  -K-12 Outpost         gopher or gopher
    offers: Collection of what's out there for K-12.

  -K-12 Resources
                   [CPSR Educator]
                   [EdWeb K12 Resource Guide]
                          [Global Schoolhouse Project]
                [Teachers Info]
                                  [Web 66]
               [Educator Guide]
    offers: Help K12 educators learn how to set up their own WWW pages

    offers: A communications playground for kids ages 8-14.

    offers: problem-solving project w/ teams of students "talking" about math

  -Newton               telnet or telnet
    offers: BBS for those teaching/studying sci., CS, math. (Login: bbs)

  -Plugged In 
    offers: educational opportunities to children from low-income communities.

  -QUERRI               telnet or telnet
    offers: Questions on Univ. Extension. Regional Research Info(Login: querri)

  -Schools via WWW
               [Clickable Map]
 [2-Yr Colleges]

  -Teaching & Learning

                        gopher 74
 -EMPLOYMENT            gopher or
   offers: Jobs database, resume listing service, search by location/keyword
           H.E.A.R.T.   telnet or telnet
   offers: Search for jobs by company, position, or state.
           MedSearch    gopher 9001
   offers: Free access to articles, free resume uploading, employer profiles.
                        gopher [Acad. Physic. & Scientist]
                    [Adams JobBank Online]
                 [Career Magazine]
                       [Career Mosaic]
                                     [Career Web]
                      [College Job Hunter]
                [Interactive Employment Network]
                        [Job Postings]
                [Recruiters OnLine NetWork]
                         [NationJob Network]
                                [The Job Board]

 -ENVIRONMENT           gopher
                        gopher or telnet
                        gopher or
   offers: Info. on current environment concerns, voting records, non-profits.
                [Nat'l Resources Defense]
   offers: Virtual Library of Environmental Information

 -Finger via Telnet     telnet site 79  (example: telnet 79)
   "site" is the place you are fingering.  Once connected, type the username. 

  -Archie               telnet or    [USA [MD]]
                        telnet or         [USA [NE]]
                        telnet or        [USA [NY]]
                        telnet or     [USA [NJ]]
   offers: Searches all ftp sites for any program you want.  (Login: archie)
    Recommended get client from: ftp  (cd /pub/archie/clients)

  -Archie Mail Servers  mail archie@<INSERT ONE OF ABOVE ADDRESSES HERE>
   Subject: help  offers: alterative Archie access to those w/o ftp or telnet.

  -FTP via EMail        mail
                        mail bitftp@dearn or to (Europe only)
                        mail or bitftp@plearn (Europe)
                        mail or 
    Body-of-letter: help or ftplist for a list of anon. ftp sites.

  -FTP Sites/Archives   ftp or ftp
    offers: cd /pub/Library for great lib. of docs, bible, lyrics, etc.
                        ftp or ftp
    offers: Gifs, Sights, & Sounds!
                        ftp or ftp
    offers: You name it, it's here! (Archives, FAQs, how-to's, etc.)
                        ftp or
    offers: Software for MS-Dos computers, Mac, Amiga, Apple2, Apollo...
    offers: A huge software archive for PCs and UNIX.
                        ftp (/pub/nic) or ftp
    offers: How-to's about internet (email, ftp, telnet, etc.) (/pub/internet)
                        ftp or ftp
    offers: All the text/humor files you'd want (tv, sex..) cd pub/humor
  -Recommended get NcFTP client from: (cd /pub/mgleason/ncftp)

  -FTP via Telnet       telnet or telnet
    offers: Access UIowa's huge FTP site via telnet!

  -Backgammon Servers   telnet 4321 (Login: guest)


  -Chat Clients         ftp      (4M Chat Service: /pub/SIG/4m)
                        ftp  (cd /irc/clients   ICB: cd /irc/icb)
    Get chat client program from ftp sites, compile program (make) and execute.
  -Chat Servers - IRC   telnet 6677 or
                        telnet 6677
                        telnet 7766
                        telnet 7766
                        telnet 7766
                        telnet 7766
                        telnet 7766
                        telnet 6677 or
                        telnet 7766 (For dumb terminal)
                        telnet 6996 or 6996
                        telnet 6667 or telnet 6667
                        telnet 6667
                        telnet (Login: irc)
    TRY compiling own client rather than using these. (See above) (Login: irc)

  -Chat Services        telnet
                        telnet 1420
      Virtual Cafe      telnet 1420
      Somewhere Else    telnet 2010
      FootHills         telnet 2010 or 2010
      Underworld        telnet 2010 or 2010
      The Coffee House  telnet 2525
      Olohof's BBS      telnet or telnet
      Clover Gardens    telnet 3000
      DS9               telnet 3000
      Forest            telnet 3000 or 3000
      Surfers           telnet 3232
      Mansion II        telnet 4000
      Elec. Night Club  telnet 4001 (Evenings Only)
      Vineyard          telnet 4242 or 4242
      Mu Mu Land        telnet 4321
      Theatre           telnet 4444
      Club House        telnet 5000 or 5000
      CyberEden         telnet 5000 
      Multiple Worlds   telnet 5000 or telnet
                        telnet 7000 or 7000
      Dragon's Lair 7777
      Davenport Beach   telnet 7777
      The Tower         telnet 8008 or
      Greenfield        telnet 12345 or 12345
      Gwynedd           telnet 12345

  -Chess Servers        telnet 5000 or 5000
                        telnet 5000 or 5000
                        telnet 5000
                        telnet 5000 or

  -Chinese Chess        telnet 5555 or 5555

  -Comics on the Web

  -Crossword Server     telnet 7777 or 7777
               [Daily Crosswrd]
    offers: Internet server devoted to crossword games such as Scrabble.

  -Diplomacy            mail w/subj "openings list" for list
    offers: Lists openings in email games of Avalon Hill's Diplomacy.

  -Dream Analysis

  -Fingers for Fun      finger info or drink or
                        finger or finger
                        finger pepsi or
    offers: Status of drink and candy machines for fun.
                        finger or cyndiw@
    offers: Weekly Trivia

  -Games Domain
    offers: FAQs, walk-throughs, magazines, reviews, and FTP sites.

  -Game Server          telnet
    offers: Tetris, Moria, Nethack, MUDs, Text Adventures, etc.  (Login: games)

  -GO Server            telnet 6969

  -Humor Archives 

  -MUD Connector

  -Multi-Trek           telnet
                        telnet 2112
                        telnet 2112
  -Wheel of Fortune

 -GENERATION X          http:/
   offers: Popular culture, music, fads, chat, and relevant conversation.

  -A. Wegener Institute 
    offers: Polar and Marine Research info, including ozone info.

  -Ask-A-Geologist      mail
    offers: Mail the geologist of the day who will reply to within a day or 2

  -Earthquake Info.     finger           [WORLD]
                        finger          [UNITED STATES]
                        finger                     [CANADA]
                        finger     [Wash., Oregon]
                        finger                  [Alaska]
                        finger     [Southern Calif.]
                        finger     [Nevada and Eastern CA]
                        finger  [Northern California]
                        finger [Utah, Wyo., Montana]
                        finger                  [Hawaii]
                        telnet (Login/password: quake)
                        telnet (select INDX 4 Bib. server)
    offers: Recent quake info (location, time, magnitude, etc.)

  -Geographic Server    telnet 3000 or 3000
    offers: Info by city or area code (Population, Lat./Long., Elevation, etc).

  -Geological Gopher    gopher
    offers: US Geological Survey Gopher


  -Global Land Info Sys telnet or telnet
    offers:Land use maps of U.S., graphs/data of geological info (Login: guest)

    offers: Geography and Wather education info from NASA.

  -U.S. Geo. Survey

  -Gopher Sites         telnet or telnet
                        telnet or   [INFOSLUG]
                        telnet              (Login: infopath)
    offers: Telnet-able access to the great gopher tool.  (Login: gopher)
    Recommended get client from: ftp  (cd /pub/gopher)

  -Gopher Greats        gopher
    offers: Most comprehensive gopher I've seen so far, it gets its own entry!

  -GopherMail           mail or
                        mail or mail
    offers: Email access to gopher for those with mail-only access to Internet

  -ACE                  mail w/ "send help" in body of msg
                        gopher and Choose: Americans Comm...
    offers: Americans Communicating Electronically.  (Gov't documents)

  -Air Pollution BBS    telnet or telnet
    offers: Various BBS' that cover a wide range of Air Pollution information

  -American Politics

    offers: Campaigns, speeches, state info, branch info, political parties.

  -Census Information   gopher
    offers: Access to U.S. government's census information.

  -Clinton Watch        gopher 3000
    offers: Info. on Clinton's policies and scandals.

  -Congress Email/FTP   mail and ftp

  -C-SPAN Gopher        gopher
    offers: Great political, educational, and historical information.

  -DOSFAN               gopher
    offers: US Dept. of State Foreign Affairs Network

  -Federal GPO BBS      telnet 3001 or 3001
    offers: BBS with lots of gov't and congressional files.
    Tab to COMMAND field, enter "folio", enter "select", enter item # for GPO

  -FedWorld Gateway
    offers: Access to lots of gov't databases, files, libraries, etc.

  -GOP Online 
    offers: National, state, and local US Republican Information

  -Gov't Agencies/Depts 
    offers: The Federal Web Locator.  One stop point for federal gov't info.
                 [American Civil Liberties Union]
                        gopher       [Bureau of Labor Statistics]
                        gopher    [Consumer Product Safety Commission]
               [Dept. of Defense]
                       [Department of Energy]
                        gopher         [Department of Justice]
                        gopher [Environmental Protection Agency]
                        gopher      [Federal Communications Commission]
		        gopher               [FinanceNet]
                  [Food & Nutrition Info]
                        gopher [General Services Administration]
                        gopher     [Health & Human Services]
                        gopher   [Housing and Urban Development]
                              [SEC EDGAR]
                    [National Archives & Records]
                        gopher  [Nat'l Info. Infrastrc.]
                           [National Park Service]
                        gopher   [National Trade Data Bank]
               [Occupational Safety & Health Ad.]
                        gopher   [...also has OSHA information]
                        gopher 2013      [Safety and Health]
                        gopher          [Social Security Gopher]

  -Iowa Polit. Stk Mkt  telnet or
    offers: Buy & sell shares in political candidates and other stuff.
  -Israel Info. Service gopher
    offers: Latest developments in Israel, gov't info., peace relations, maps.
  -Legislative Info     gopher
                        telnet or (Login: thomas)
    offers: Info. about all 103rd Congress bills & resolutions, & Fed. Register

  -Libertarian Web 

  -Library of Congress  telnet or telnet
    offers: Library of Congress Information System (LOCIS) Offers access 
            to lib. of congress, legislative info, and copyright info.
                        telnet/gopher or telnet
    offers: LOC gopher, with access to lots of gov't docs. (Login: marvel)

  -Local Goverment

  -Political Science
    offers: The Political Scientist's Guide to the Internet.

  -Project Vote Smart   gopher 1112
    offers: Enormous system of factual information on over 2,000 candidates.

  -State Info. Highway  gopher or gopher 
    offers: Info. about Texas, but access to other state's information too!

  -Telecommunications   telnet or telnet
    offers: National Telecommunications & Information Administration BBS.
    offers: Office of Telecommunications Policy Analysis and Development.

  -White House Releases mail Clinton-Info@Campaign92.Org with the subject: Help

                    [White House tour, etc]
    offers: Subscribe to White House press releases (news, speeches, etc.)

  -White House Summary  mail msg: subscribe wh-summary)
    offers: Daily mailing of summary of White House press releases.

  -Window on Gov't      telnet or telnet
    offers: Government-related info, and lots of info on state of Texas.

 -HAM RADIO             mail / ftp (pub/hamradio)
               [Radio WWW Server]
   offers: Ascii files about Amateur Radio and electronics. See also: Shortwave
   In Body of letter: help, info, send <filename> or quit (ie send prospect)

 -Ham Radio Callbooks   telnet 2000 / 2000
   offers: National ham radio call-sign callbook.  (Also: Amateur Radio above)

 -HISTORY               telnet or telnet
   offers:  History databases (Login: history) and CIS info (Login: ex-ussr)
                        ftp / ftp
   offers: Docs, archives, comprehensive history server.
   offers: The Historical Text Archive at Mississippi State University


 -HP Calculator BBS    
   offers:  BBS for HP Calc. users, with chat mode.  

 -HYTELNET              telnet or telnet
   offers: univ. & library catalogues around the world. (Login: hytelnet)
    Recommended get client from: ftp  (cd /pub/hytelnet)

 -IEEE SPAsystem or telnet 
   offers: Standards Process Automation System.  (Login: guest)

 -INTERNET              gopher (Select: inetdirs)

 -InterNIC              telnet or telnet
   offers: Gopher, WAIS, Whois, finger, TONS of Internet info, book orders, etc

 -IP Address Resolver   mail
                        mail  (body of letter: help)
   usage: in body-of-letter: site <address here>  Mails you IP address of site.

  -Law Enforcement

  -Law Servers          telnet or telnet
                        telnet or telnet
                        gopher             [Canadian]
                        gopher    [U.S. Department of Justice]
    offers: Law info. via gopher.  (Login: gopher)
    offers: Legal Resource Network, list of available resources.

  -Law Library          telnet or telnet 
                        ftp (cd /pub/law)
    offers: Law libraries and legal research. (Login/password: lawlib)
            Offers copies of laws for each state/computer laws, and more!
                        telnet or telnet
    offers: American Association of Law Libraries Info. System (Login: aallnet)

  -Law Resources Lists  ftp (get /pub/LegalList/legallist.txt)
               [Legal Resource Guide]
                  [W3 Lawyer]

  -LawNet               telnet or telnet
    offers: Law/Judicial info and catalogs access.  (Login: lawnet)

  -Legal Directories              [Attorney Link]
                                     [Hieros Gamos]
                                  [Law Forum]
    offers:  Biographical info. on over 500,000 attorneys & law firms in USA.

  -Practicing Attorneys
    offers: Resources for attorneys needed on a daily basis.

  -Supreme Court Rulings ftp
    offers: ASCII files of Supreme Court rulings in directory /hermes

  -WWW Law Servers      telnet or telnet
                        telnet or telnet
                        telnet       [Law Library Reference Desk]
    offers: Hypertext access to legal documents (Login: www)

 -LIBRARY SERVICES      gopher (select Lib. Services)
   offers: Comprehensive gopher of gov't services, lib. catalogs, etc.
                        telnet 3001 or telnet 3001
   offers: ALIX: Automated Library Information Xchange. 

 -LIBS                  telnet or telnet
                        telnet or (Login: nic)
                        telnet or telnet
   offers: Access to nearly all online services seen in this list (Login: LIBS)

 -List of Listservs     ftp or ftp
   offers: List of interest groups/email lists in interest-groups.

  -Alex                 gopher or telnet
    offers: Catalogue of all texts (Select: World | Gopherspace | Alex)

  -Amer. Verse Project

  -Dartmouth Library    telnet or
    offers: Divine Comedy and reviews.                 (connect dante)
           Read/Find passages in the King James Bible  (select file bible)
           Read/Find passages in Shakespeare's plays   (select file s plays)
           Read/Find passages in Shakespeare's sonnets (select file s sonnets)

  -French Lang/.Lit.

  -Human-Languages Page
    offers: German-to-English and vice-versa dictionary, Japanese lessons, etc

  -Leeds Db of Verse    telnet or telnet
    offers: Database of Eng. poetry in the 17/18th c. (Login/Password: bcmsv)

  -Online Book Initiat. ftp or file://
    offers: Contains over two hundred authors' works. (cd doc/literary/obi)

  -Poetry Archives

  -Project Gutenberg    ftp or ftp
    offers: Many books in print and almanac files.   (cd pub/etext)
  -Science Fiction
    offers: Speculative Fiction Clearinghouse has pointers to sci-fi & fantasy

   -E-Math              telnet or
     offers: Am. Math. Soc. bbs w/ software & reviews. (Login/Password: e-math)

   -GAMS                telnet or telnet
     offers:  NIST Guide to Available Mathematical Software. (Login: gams)

   -Math Answers        mail
     offers: The 'Math Swat Team' will answer your K-12 math questions.

   -Math Servers        gopher
     offers: Math archives (software, teaching materials, other gophers)
		        gopher          [Math Assoc. of America]

   -Math Journals

   -Math Topics

   -NetLib              mail or mail
     offers: Math (usually Fortran) prgms via email Body-of-letter: send index

   -Sequence Server     mail
     say: lookup <sequence>  Example: lookup 4 9 16 25 36

   -StatLib Server      mail
     Mail with line: send index  offers: Prgs, datasets, etc. for statisticians

  -AIDS Information     gopher
                  [AIDS Authority]
		        gopher 72      [AIDS Clearinghouse]
                        gopher                       [HIVNET]
    See Also: FDA BBS, Health Gopher, Queer Resource Directory, CHAT.
                       [AIDS Patent Project]
    offers: Rethinking AIDS Journal archives online.
  -Anesthesiology       gopher                      [GASNET]
    offers: Lots of medical info, archives, and positions, neuroanesthesia.

  -Cancer Info.         mail 
    offers: Cancer info. statements thru email. Body-of-letter: help or spanish
                        gopher  (Health & Clinical Information/)
                        telnet gopher             (Login: gopher)
                   [Oncology Resources]
                        gopher       [Breast Cancer ClearingHouse]
                        telnet or telnet
    offers: Texas Cancer Data Center.  (Login: TCDC)

  -CHAT                 telnet 3000 or 3000
    offers: Interactive AIDS & Epilepsy docs, simulated conversations.

  -Child Health Policy  gopher
    offers: Health, nutrition, education, family issues, book reviews, etc.

  -Death                 [DeathNet]
    offers: Death, end of life issues, living wills, euthanasia, etc.

  -Disability & Rehab.  gopher          [Disability Gopher]
    offers: Great page of disability and rehab. info. (Select Other...)
    offers: Select Social Issues & Social Services, then Disability...
    offers: Access to the DO-IT Program, and Disability-Related Resources
    offers: CODI: Cornucopia of Disability Information
                        gopher         [Deafness Resources]
    offers: Resources for the Disabled

  -Drug Index (GenRx)          [Physician's GenRx]

  -Health               gopher/http 700
    offers: Drug & alcohol info, sexuality/AIDS info, etc. (Login: health)
    offers: Balance is a monthly health, fitness and lifestyle magazine. 
    offers: Info. on communicable diseases, consumer health info., etc.
    offers: Public Health Information Guide, links to many health resources.
    offers: Internet Health and Fitness Resources.
                [Healthcare links]

    offers: devoted to hunger and poverty crises, and developing nations.

  -Interactive Patient
  -Medical Gophers      gopher
    offers: Links to literature, databases, images, library services, tools.
    offers: Discipline and Disease Specific Sources...great library.

  -Medical Resources   [Health Newsletter]

    offers: Medical Education Information Center (MEDIC)

  -Nursing Gophers      gopher
                        gopher 10001
    offers: Nursing info on research, practice, education, publications, etc.

  -Opthalmology[American Acad. of Ophthalmology]


  -Pharmacy Resources

    offers: Access cases, online teaching modules, materials, and textbooks.
  -Recovery Resources

   offers: Lookup aircraft and military technology from Jane's CD-ROM


 -MUSEUMS               gopher (Some Other... | Museums)
                        gopher      [Museum of Paleontology]
                        gopher   [Explor. of Sci./Art]
                        [Boston Museum of Science]
               [Exploraorium of Science]
                [Field Muse. of Chic.]
                [Franklin Institute Sci. Museum]
                       [Grand Canyon Nat'l Park]
                 [London Museum of Nat. History]
                          [Museum of Photography]
    offers: The Virtual Library of museums.

  -CD Databases/Clubs
               or gopher/telnet

  -Charts                        [HitsWorld]

  -Concert Info 
    offers: Music events calendar that lists concerts by location.

    offers: Search for concerts by venue, city, state, or performer.

  -Guitar Chords/TAB    ftp or ftp 
    offers: Tablature/Chords for guitar in /pub/guitar. Also at

  -Lyric/Music Server   ftp or ftp
    offers: Lyrics, chords/tablature, and music pictures. (/pub/music/...)

  -Music Library

  -Music Newsletter     mail (internet) or 
                        mail listserv@marist (bitnet)
   Body-of-letter: SUBSCRIBE upnews <your full name>  offers: Reviews, intviews

  -Music on the Web     [References]
    offers: WWW of Music, includes the Ultimate Band List

  -The Piano Page

  -Sound Databases

  -Used Music Server    mail w/ subject: help
    offers: Users can buy/sell/trade CDs/LPs/Tapes or subscribe to the list.

  -Virtual Radio
    offers: The latest in new music, downloadable in radio-quality format

  -Daily Sources
    offers: Daily sources of business and economic news.
    offers: Omnivore, pointers to daily news and information.

  -Electronic Journals  gopher (Login: enews)
    offers: Access to MANY electronic journals (Select Elec. Serials)

  -Global Net. Navig.
    offers: O'Reilly's GNN, accessable with URL above via Mosaic or Lynx.

  -International News
                  [Internet News Radio]
                                     [CNN Interactive]
    offers: CNN Headline News, European news and weather, Voice of America.
    offers: CNN, Stock Reports, UPI Choose: Cybrary | Reading Room | Daily News
                        gopher                      [China News Digest]
                               [German News]
                                [Newo World News]

  -Newsgroup Search                            [Deja News]
    offers: quick serach for newsgroups articles by keyword.

  -Newspapers On-line   telnet or
                        telnet or (Login: visitor)
    offers: USA Today Headline News, Sports, etc. (Must be registered to use)
                     [Chicago Tribune]
                               [New York Times]
                            [Los Angeles Times]
                                  [USA Today]
                               [WWW NewsLink]
    offers: Links to various on-line newspapers.

  -Russia/America News  telnet or telnet
    offers: Provides news, weather, geog., etc for each nation. (Login: friends)

  -Time, Inc. 
    offers: Articles from Time, Vibe, and Entertainment Weekly magazines.

 -Oracle                mail  w/ subject: help
   offers: The Usenet Oracle answers all your questions! 

  -Outdoor Recreation
    offers: Great Outdoor Recreation Pages

  -Park Search
    offers: Browse nearly 900 national parks and forests

  -Archive X  
    offers: A series of Web pages devoted towards Paranormal Phenomena.


  -AwareNET             gopher
    offers: Sections on: Earth Changes, Edgar Cayce, UFOs, Spiritual Nature

  -UFO Archive

    offers: Sections on: UFOs, astrology, OBEs, yoga, channelings, and healing.

 -PERSONAL ADS          mail     (auto-replies with instructions)
                           [Cupid's Network]
               [Virtual MeetMarket]
   offers: Classified personal ads for gay and straight community in the USA

 -PETS                              [NetVet]                     [PetStation]

 -PHILOSOPHY            gopher or gopher
   offers:  American Philosophy Association's BBS for philosophers.
                [Objectivism Guide]

  -Nuclear Data Center  telnet or telnet
    offers: National nuclear data.  (Login: nndc)

  -Particle Information
    offers: Lookup information on any particle! 
    offers: Center for Particle Astrophysics

  -Physics            [Plasma Physics Laboratory]
                        gopher                     [Los Alamos]
                        gopher      [High Energy Physics Center]

 -PSYCHOLOGY            gopher 4010
		        gopher (Select: Public | APS Dir.)
                  [Psychology Index]
                       [Psych Pages]
                [Psych Web]

 -Queer Resource Dir.   gopher or ftp (/pub/README)
   offers: AIDS info/gay rights info.  Home Page:


 -RECIPES               ftp  (cd pub/recipes)
                        ftp (cd pub/recipes)
                        ftp     (cd pub/
                        ftp           (cd pub/local/RECIPES)

  -Anglicans Online

  -Baha'i Faith


  -Christian Resources  mail
    offers: List of WWW, FTP, emails (/pub/resources/christian-resources.txt)
                       [Christnet Resources]
    offers: The Orthodox Christian Page.


  -JewishNets           telnet or telnet
                        gopher                [Jerusalem One]
                        gopher or gopher
                        gopher  (This also is WWW address)
                  [Jewish Communication Network]
    offers: WWW w/ info. on mailing lists, restaurants, etc. (Login: JEWISHNET)

  -Mormon Resources

    offers: Muslim Students Association Islamic Server

  -NY-Israel Gopher     gopher 71
    offers: Jewish libraries, lists, projects, holocaust info, etc.

  -Religion on the Web

               [Science Education Project]


 -SOCIAL SCIENCES            [UCSD Data Collection]
   offers: A collection of large numeric datafiles & programs 

  -Info/Software Server telnet or
    offers: journals, unix stuff, recipes, online cookbook, etc. login: info

  -Software Server(ASK) telnet or
    offers:  On-line software search.  (Login/password: ask)

  -ZIB Electronic Libr. telnet or telnet
    offers: Library of software, links to other libraries. (Login: elib)

    offers: High-tech observatory flying for 16 days in the Space Shuttle 

  -CASS                 gopher or gopher
    offers: Center for Advanced Space Studies. Catalogs, images, newsletters.

  -Europe Space Agency
    offers: Access ESA PID (Prototype Info Dir) & ESIS (Eur. Space Info System)

  -NASA Headline News   finger
    offers: Recent press releases from NASA. (See also: SpaceNews)

  -NASA SpaceLink       gopher or gopher  
    offers: Latest NASA news, including shuttle launches and satellite updates.

    offers: National Space Development Agency of Japan.

  -NED                  telnet or telnet
    offers: NASA Extragalactic Database.  Bibbliographies, info. (Login: ned) 

  -SEDS Gopher/WWW      telnet/gopher or
    offers: Images, software, satellite elements, etc. (Login: gopher or www)

    offers: Space Environment Effects Branch

  -Shuttle Payloads Prg gopher
    offers: Information and images on shuttle small payloads programs.

  -SpaceNews            finger
    offers: Weekly publication of space news. (See also: Nasa Headline News)

  -STInfo               telnet  Also: gopher
    offers: Reports about Hubble Telescope, press releases (Login: stinfo)

    offers: Weekly updates of stats and archives of

  -Biking               gopher / gopher [Cycling Gopher]
    offers: WWW page on Mountain Biking, info on trails, lists, shows.

  -Collegiate Nicknames


  -Football             ftp  (cd /pub/football)
    offers: Info on arena, fantasy, pro, software for football fans.
    offers: Weekly schedules, team-by-team information.
                         [Canadian Football League]
    offers: College Football server




  -Karate                  [Taekwondo]

  -Olympics    [1998 Olympics]

  -Paddling Sports
    offers: Info on canoeing, kayaking, and rafting.

    offers: Races, marathons, training tips, magazines, clubs, etc.

    offers: FAQs, movies, mailing lists, sailing opportunities, texts, museums
                              [America's Cup '95]

  -Scores/Standings     finger            [Baseball/Football]
                        finger        [Baseball]
    offers: Baseball, football scores, standings, and next week's schedule.





  -Sports on the Web
                     [ESPNET SportsZone]
                           [SportsLine USA]
                    [Sports Spectrum]
                    [The Sports Network]

  -Sports Schedules NBA:telnet 859 / 859 
                   NHL: telnet 860 / 860 
                   MLB: telnet 862 / 862
                   NFL: telnet 863 / 863
                        finger for sports schedules
    offers: Schedules on-line.  'help' for help, 'return' for today's games
  -Stadiums & Arenas


          [Tennis Country]
               [Tennis World]


 *TELEVISION and MOVIES/TV and MOTION PICTURES---------------------------------
  -Media Yellow Pages

  -Movie Databases      mail with "HELP" in body of message

    offers: Info on actors, directors, movies, etc.

  -Movie Reviews        gopher (Select: Fun | Movies)
    offers: Reviews for current video releases.

  -Movie/TV Studios               [CBS' Eye on the Net]
                      [The Discovery Channel]
                             [Disney & Studios]
    offers: View Disney, Touchstone, and Hollywood pictures movie previews.
                           [MCA/Universal Studios]
         [Star Trek/Paramount]
                   [Warner Brothers Online]
                               [Movie Previews]

  -Nielsen TV Ratings   gopher
    Select: media | tv | collections | tardis | lists | nielsens | current

  -Satellite TV Info
    offers: Random satellite tv images.  Very interesting.

  -Theatre         [Theatre Reviews]
    [Opera Server]

    offers: The Home Page of Theatre, links to many theatre places
    offers: Pages for playwrights and screenwriters.

  -TV & Movie FTP Site  ftp  (cd /pub/tv+movies)

  -TV Guides            [TV Index]
                [Ultimate TV List]
    offers: write: subscribe <your_time_zone> and receive TV guides in email.

  -TV News Archive      gopher

  -TV Net     
    offers: Retrieve info on cable and TV stations worldwide

  -Cities                              [City Net]
    offers: Info. on cities from around the world.

  -Subway Navigator     telnet/http 10000
    offers: Search subway routes of major cities, in French or English.

  -Traffic Watch
    offers: Real-time traffic information for San Diego, CA, & USA freeways.

  -Train Schedules      gopher (Select: General | Train...)
    offers: Current Amtrak train schedules for U.S.
    offers: Canadian Railway Information
    offers: Timetables to German railway stations & 4,000 other European cities
    offers: Cyberspace World Railroad Page, with Chicago Metra timetables, etc

  -Travel Info. Library    [Rec-Travel Library]

    offers: Trip-planning information and hotel reservations.
                   [Business Traveler]
                               [Going Places]
                [Lonely Planet Travel]
                            [Virtual Tourist]

  -US Travel/Directions                     [MapQuest]
                [Virtual Chevrolet]

 *USER LOOKUP SERVICES/WHOIS SERVICES------------------------------------------
  -Mail Srvr/Usr Lookup mail
    in body of mail message: send usenet-addresses/[name searching for]

  -Netfind User Lookup  telnet or telnet
    offers: Given a name and org./school, finds a user for you (login: netfind)



  -Whois Services       telnet or telnet
                        mail  (w/ subject: help  OR 
                         send RFC-xxxx.TXT, with xxxx being the RFC number)
                        telnet 185  (Knowbot Info Serv.)
                        telnet or  (Login: dua)
                        ftp (pub/whois/whois-servers.list)
    offers: Way to find internet address given a keyword. To access type: whois

 -UUCP map entries by mail:  mail (body: help)
   usage: in body-of-letter: uucp uucp_site  Mails you UUCP map entry

 -WAIStation            telnet or telnet
                        telnet or telnet
                        telnet or 
                        telnet or telnet
                        telnet or    (Login: info)
                        telnet or (Login: wais)
   offers: Wide Area Info. Service. (Login: swais)

  -Auroral/Solar Report finger
    offers: Auroral activity warnings/watches/sightings, updated hourly.
            Solar = 3-Hourly solar & Geophysical report, daily is the daily one

  -Avalanche Forecast   mail  with a blank message

  -Emergency Info.      telnet 5501 or 5501
    offers: State of Cali. - Governor's Office of Emergency Services
    offers: Disaster Information Center with disaster reports and data.
		        gopher 5555
    offers: Emergency Preparedness Information eXchange

  -Flood Gopher/Info    gopher 
                        telnet or telnet
    offers: Tons of files for coping with floods and hurricanes. (Login: flood)

  -NOAA                 gopher or telnet
    offers: Nat'l Oceanic and Atmos. Admin.  Lots of data!

  -Oceanography         gopher or
    offers: OCEANIC Information Center
    offers: Index to oceanography WWW servers.
    offers: National Marine Fisheries Service

  -Tropicl Strm Forecst finger
    offers: Seasonal forecast for Atl. Ocn. Also: finger forecast@

  -Weather Services     telnet 3000 or 
                   [Freese-Notis Weather Page]
    offers: InterRAD/RainRAD + Commodities trade reports with weather
                    [Storm Prediciton]
                    [WWW Weather Map]
                           [World Climate Report]
               [Weather Underground, Inc]
    offers: Live access to climate data

 -WOMENS' STUDIES       gopher 7000 (Choose Women's Studies..)
                        gopher 8101                     [Women's Wire]
                        gopher   [Women's Equality Gopher]
   offers: Web site offering Feminist Activist Resources on the Net
               [The Feminist Majority Online]
                          [M.E.N. Magazine]
                 [National Organization for Women]
                        [Voices of Women]
  [Women's News]
                                  [Women's Wire]

   offers: How to develop WWW pages, setting up servers, evolution of WWW.
   offers: Submit It!  Submit your web site to all the major WWW links.
                      [NlightN search utility]
   offers: Yahoo's List, the most comprehensive WWW list.
   offers: Starting Point for WWW exploration.
   offers: The Internet Sleuth is a collection of over 450 searchable indexes
                              [Daily Web News]

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