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General Internet information documents are available from the
DDN Network Information Center (which is part of the Internet).
There are several "For Your Information (FYI)" documents
published as part of the Internet "Request For Comments (RFC)" 
series of documents.  These can be helpful in getting a better 
understanding of the Internet and its services and organization.  
Experienced, novice, and would-be Internet users can all benefit 
from reading these documents.

Included among these are:

  RFC-1594 FYI on Questions and Answers - Answers to Commonly asked "New
      Internet User" Questions
  RFC-1463 FYI on Introducing the Internet-- A Short Bibliography of
      Introductory Internetworking Readings or the Network Novice
  RFC-1462 FYI-20: "What is the Internet"
  RFC-1208 Glossary of Networking Terms
  RFC-1207 FYI: Answers to commonly asked "experienced Internet user" questions
  RFC-1178 Choosing a Name for your Computer
  RFC-1175 FYI on where to start: A bibliography of internetworking information
  RFC-1150 FYI on FYI: Introduction to the FYI notes


To learn how to retrieve RFCs, get the following document by anonymous
ftp from isi.edu:

	in-notes/rfc-retrieval.txt

You can also get the information by sending electronic mail to

	rfc-info@isi.edu

with the body of the message:

	help: ways_to_get_rfcs

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