Internet Agents

  • Roger P. Smith
  • Margaret J. A. Edwards


The Internet is truly a library card to the world. But without a friendly librarian to help, all of the world’s information may be impossible to use. To the rescue comes a group of programs that interact with the Internet to locate, display, and transfer information from locations around the world. These programs act as your “agents” to negotiate the Internet.


Information Retrieval System Usenet Newsgroup Library Card Gopher Server Wide Area Information 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger P. Smith
    • 1
  • Margaret J. A. Edwards
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City School of MedicineKansas CityUSA
  2. 2.Margaret J.A. Edwards & Associates, Inc.CalgaryCanada

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