Scope: The World Wide Web has matured into a powerful tool for scientists, engineers and researchers. Far more than a collection of links and sites, today's Web represents a sea change in the lives of professionals, providing new ways to communicate ideas and information. For Internet and Web users in the scientific and engineering community, this book provides strategies and essential information to help move beyond simply browsing the Web. Readers will discover how to conduct on-line research and publishing activities by following Thomas's clear guidelines.
- Essential tools and applications for accessing and navigating the Web
- Web authoring and publishing, including basic and advanced HTML
- Searching and researching the Web, including selected Web sites for 22 major technology areas.
Scientists, engineers and professionals in industry and academia; scientific information providers and managers.