ERIC Number: ED461386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Internet for Baby Boomers and Beyond[TM]: The Step by Step Guide That Makes the Internet Easy and Effective! [Videotape].
This 43-minute videotape is part of the on-going Internet education series exploring the fascinating resources of the Internet. It was produced directly for those in society that did not have computers growing up. One exceptional point of the video is its simple approach. It demonstrates World Wide Web, e-mail and other Internet applications. Seniors will learn how to communicate with family and friends via e-mail; research investment opportunities; plan retirement; plan a vacation; research a family's genealogy; follow sports teams; find people with similar interests and hobbies; and more. Also included is a reference guide with a listing of many of the Internet sites seen in this videotape. (AA)
Descriptors: Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Networks, Computer Oriented Programs, Electronic Mail, Guidelines, Information Sources, Internet, Interviews, Videotape Recordings
White Rain Films, 2009 Dexter Ave., North-Seattle, WA 98109 (running time 43 minutes, $12.95). Tel: 800-816-5244 (Toll Free); Tel: 206-682-5417; Fax: 206-682-3038.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Produced by White Rain Films, Ltd.