a guide to UNIX, HTML, and other resources for the aspiring geek

UMICH Help Documents

Use the ITS Online Documentation Database
A searchable guide to UMICH documentation and other potentially helpful sources.

UNIX Reference Sources

UNIX Survival
Essential information for the beginner.
UNIXhelp for users
A little bit of everything is covered in this veritable smorgasboard of fun facts and handy info for the future UNIX power-user. Watch out for the odd bug or two in their web pages.
UNIX Book Guide
A list of recommended reading.
UNIX Pronunciation Guide
Amaze your friends. Speak UNIX like a native. Learn to pronounce words like "!#$$//{}". Great fun at parties.

A few of the (many) USENET NEWSGROUPS devoted to UNIX.

Question and answer time.
Shells and shell scripts discussed.
Everything you always wanted to know about UNIX...

WWW/HTML Resources

Yahoo - A Guide to WWW
Start surfing the Web here.
Introduction to HTML documentation
A nice way to begin your lucrative and successful career creating web pages and hypertext documents.
A Beginner's Guide to HTML
A do-it-yourself guide to the HyperText Markup Language (used to construct this document).
HTML Quick Reference
A quick reference chart to jog your memory.
Bare Bones Guide to HTML
Simple yet elegant.
The Last Word
Go to the source.
WWW Development Tools
The definitive HomePage HomePage.

PERL resources

Practical Extraction and Report Language
Pathologically Eclectic Rubbish Lister
Perl FAQ
A five-part document (not including intro). Pull up a chair.
PERL resources.
A bunch of good stuff.

Miscellaneous Internet Resources

Computing Dictionary
An evolving guide to an avalanche of jargon.

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