Internet Tutorials | Glossary

Exercises: Intro to the Web

  1. Goals and Organization
  2. Faughnan/Elson Web Site
  3. Netscape Tutorial
    - use the cursor keys to scroll your screen
  4. Customizing & Tips for NS 4
  5. URLs Explained (read screen, optional exercise)
  1. FP Starter Bookmarks
    - practice saving favorites
    - practice the 'Find' function
  2. Finding Things
  3. Alta Vista

The above links are used during our Introduction to the Internet class. They link to slides that can be viewed as a part of the complete presentation. Feel free to bookmark any of them during our exercises.

Below are some sample topics, places where you might find good web pages, and some of the sample pages. Most of the resources used here can be found via the Family Physician's Starter Bookmarks page.

Topics Search Method/Terms Sample Pages
Patient Resources FP Starter Patient Handouts for Acute Care (AAFP)
Perform a Procedure FP Starter Diagnostic Procedures Handbook
Other Medical Topics Medical Matrix (registration required, try Faughnan aaks3p)
Personal Bookmarks
Online Clinical Calculator
MS Problems
References for Medical Notes
Investments, Loans FP Starter
Personal Bookmarks
Home and Mortgage (Intuit)
Hobby (exotic) Alta Vista Skijoring
Miniature Horse History
Sports Yahoo Yahoo! Sport Scores
Rock Climbing Britannica Internet Guide Great Outdoor Recreation Pages
Joshua Tree National Park
Kayaking Britannica Internet Guide Adventure Sports Online
Outfitting Your Kayak
Running the 'Tat
Music/Woodworking Britannica Internet Guide
Yahoo! Woodworking
BMI Music Indx
Neanderthal Woodwrkr
World News Personal Bookmarks Ultimate News Page
BBC World News
Vacation/Travel FP Starter
Alta Vista
Hotel Discount
Expedia Travel
Mars Society
Research Place to Live, Moving Alta Vista, Personal Bookmarks, FPStarter. Check out local newspapers on the web, small local web sites, official local sites BigBook Map
CNN City Guides
Salary Calculator
Homebuyer's Fair
Local Call Schedule Make your own web page!

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