ERIC Number: ED391988
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Internet Resources for Guidance Personnel. ERIC Digest.
Drake, Liselle; Rudner, Lawrence M.
With tens of thousands of information providers and millions of users, Internet is an enormous and growing resource for guidance counselors and other personnel service professionals. In this digest Internet resources of particular interest to the guidance community are identified. Listservs are electronically facilitated (through the use of e-mail) discussion forums of participants who share a common interest. Some listservs of interest to guidance personnel are listed. Gophers are menu-driven systems providing access to a wide range of information. Via Internet and Gopher software, you literally connect to computers across the world to obtain information. Some Gopher sites of interest to the guidance community are listed. The entire contents of "Resources in Education" and"Current Index to Journals in Education" are available through the ERIC Database available on several Internet sites. The ERIC Digest File, consisting of 1,500-word reports that synthesize research and ideas about emerging issues in education, is also accessible through the Internet. AskERIC e-mail service is a personalized Internet based service for educators and professionals allied with education support services. (JBJ)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Student Services, Greensboro, NC.