on the Web
you find on the Web
is as varied as the people who put it there. Groups that publish
information on the Web include:
With a computer and a phone connection, anyone, anywhere in the
world, can publish on the Web.
- NCC Libraries spends a lot of money on quality
sources--journals, periodical databases, and electronic books--that
it makes available on the Web.
Northampton Community College - NCC
offers online classes as well as provides space for faculty to produce Web pages. Information you need to register for classes
can be found on the Web.
- In order to make information widely available, federal, state
and local governments publish many documents on the Web. The Internal
Revenue Service (I R S) puts copies of tax forms on the Web.
Organizations - Organizations publish information
about their purposes on the Web. For example, the American Lung
Association educates about the dangers of smoking on its Web page.
Companies - Many companies publish financial documents
and press releases on their sites. They use the Web as a major marketing