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Rob Harper harper at NIC.FUNET.FI
Wed Nov 6 08:38:05 EST 1991

OK here is another useful list of services compiled by Scott Yanoff.
Must confess I looked at ORACLE and IRC about a year ago, but only
look at them now when I have my "funny hat" on. There is also plenty
of serious stuff listed. 

Relax... don't do it. -=ROB=-


          * SPECIAL INTERNET CONNECTIONS:    Last Update: 11/4/91 *
           * Compiled By: Scott Yanoff -  yanoff at csd4.csd.uwm.edu *
     **** A + by an entry designates new entries/changes to the list ****
                          * since last update *

 +Archie                 telnet archie.mcgill.ca or (Can./USA)
			 telnet archie.funet.fi or (Finland)
			 telnet archie.au or (Aussie/NZ)
			 telnet archie.sura.net or
   offers: Internet anonymous FTP database.  (Login: archie)

 -CARL			 telnet pac.carl.org or
  offers: Online database, book reviews, magazine fax delivery service.

 -Cleveland Freenet      telnet freenet-in-a.cwru.edu or
   offers: USA Today Headline News, Sports, etc...

 -C64 Archive Server     mail twtick at corral.uwyo.edu
   Subject: Mail-Archive-Request  Body-of-letter: help (hit return) end

 +Dante Project          telnet library.dartmouth.edu or
   offers: Divine Comedy and reviews.  (Login: connect dante)

 -Distance Educat. Data  telnet sun.nsf.ac.uk or telnet
   (Login: janet  Hostname: uk.ac.open.acs.vax  Username: icdl)

 -FTP Mail		 mail ftpmail at decwrl.dec.com
 Subject: (hit return) Body-of-letter: help (return) quit Offers: ftp via email

 -Geographic Name Server telnet martini.eecs.umich.edu 3000 or 
   offers: Info by city or area code (Population, Lat./Long., Elevation, etc).

 -Ham Radio Callbook     telnet marvin.cs.buffalo.edu 2000 or 
   offers: National ham radio call-sign callbook.

 -Internet Resrce Guide  ftp nnsc.nsf.net
   offers: compressed/tar'd list of net resources in /resource-guide.txt.tar.Z

 -IRC Telnet Client      telnet bradenville.andrew.cmu.edu or
   offers: Internet Relay Chat access, like a CB on the computer.

 -Library of Congress    telnet dra.com or
   offers: COPY of Library of Congress (Assumes terminal is emulating a vt100).

 -List of Lists		 ftp ftp.nisc.sri.com or ftp
   offers:  List of interest groups/email lists in /netinfo/interest-groups.

 -Lyric Server		 ftp vacs.uwp.edu
   offers: Lyrics in text file format for anonymous ftp downloading.

 -Mail Server/Usr Lookup mail mail-server at pit-manager.mit.edu
   usage: in body of mail message: send usenet-addresses/[name searching for]

 -NASA SpaceLink         telnet spacelink.msfc.nasa.gov or    
   offers: Latest NASA news, including shuttle launches and satellite updates.

 -NED         		 telnet ipac.caltech.edu or telnet
   offers: NASA Extragalactic Database.  (Login: ned)

 -Oceanic Info. Center   telnet delocn.udel.edu or telnet
   (Login: info)

 -Oracle		 mail oracle at iuvax.cs.indiana.edu     
   offers: The Usenet Oracle!  Mail with subject as "help" for more info.

 -PENpages		 telnet psupen.psu.edu or telnet
   offers: Agricultural info (livestock reports, etc.)  (Login: PNOTPA)

 -SDDAS			 telnet espsun.space.swri.edu 540 
   offers: SW Research Data Display & Analysis Center. Or telnet

 +StatLib Server	 mail statlib at lib.stat.cmu.edu
   Mail with line: send index.  Offers: Prgms, Datasets, etc. for statisticians.

 -STIS			 telnet stis.nsf.gov or
   offers: Science & Technology Information System. (Login: public)

 -Usenet News MailServer mail [newsgroup]@ucbvax.berkeley.edu 
 Allows you to post to a Usenet newsgroup via email.  Useful if you have read
 only access to Usenet news. Note: .'s become -'s  Ex. alt.test -> alt-test

 -UNC BBS		 telnet samba.acs.unc.edu or 
   offers: Access to Library of Congress and nationwide libraries (Login: bbs)

 -WAIStation		 telnet hub.nnsc.nsf.net or
  SWAIS			 telnet quake.think.com or
  offers: Wide Area Info. Service. (Login: wais)  FTP think.com for more info. 

 -Weather Service 	 telnet madlab.sprl.umich.edu 3000 or 
   offers: Forecast for any city, current weather for any state, etc.

 -Webster  * NO LONGER IN SERVICE to those outside of U of Oregon. *

    If it prompts you for a login name, you did something wrong, or are not
        running on a machine that the system you telnetted to supports!
  * PLEASE email me if you have any additional info/corrections/comments!   *
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