Scout Report: Week ending May 13, 1994

May 13, 1994

World Wide Web:


  • Coalition for School Networking (CoSN) gopher now holds the file: "Distance Learning Projects in the US K-12" which was compiled by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI).
  • Center for the Study of Population at Florida State University (FSU) provides demographers and other researchers with easy, organized access to the growing volume of demography- and population- related information available on international computer networks.
    [Note: Originally reviewed as a gopher site; gopher site has been replaced by web site.]
  • The National Cancer Center in Tokyo, Japan, provides a gopher server which includes a well-organized sub-directory containing information about Japan. Brief files are organized under a dozen categories, including culture, economy, food, governement, and history.
  • Nelson Mandela's address on his inauguration, Pretoria, May 10