From a research perspective, the Internet is just one of many pathways to various sites that contain information.Much of the information that can be found by using the Internet can also be found by traveling other paths that may faster, less expensive, and/or easier to access.
Another time, a client wanted to know if there were any library cataloging programs using the database program PC-FILE. Within two days I received several answers via email (half from outside the U.
I posted this question to the Public-Access Computer Systems Forum ([email protected] S.) and one long distance phone call from a man who had heard about my question from a colleague who subscribed to PACS-L.
The Internet can give you access to experts and specialists on almost any topic imagineable.
How can all of the information and expert assistance on the Internet help you?
Depending on your project, these may be more effective and efficient sources to use.