New to using the Internet? Internet Basics
The Internet: what it is, how it works, and how it can make your life a little easier.
Searching the Web
Almost any information you need can be found on the Web, if you know where to look for it.
Chat and Instant Messaging
You can communicate in real-time with other members of the online community using these text-based services.
Staying Secure on the Internet
A few common sense tips to ensure that your online experience remains safe, enjoyable and trouble-free.
Using a Browser
The Web browser is your main window onto the Internet. Here's how to make it work for you.
Email is the fastest, most convenient way to send detailed, personalized messages to your friends and loved ones.
Whatever your passions, interests or concerns, newsgroups offer a forum where you can share your ideas with like-minded people.
Most Internet problems can be resolved very easily. Here are a few common issues that new users may come across.