Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born. - Anaiis Nin

He who receives an idea from me receives instruction himself without lessening mine; as he who lights his taper at mind, receives light without darkening me. - Thomas Jefferson

From this page we will try to post information to help both new and experienced users in their use of the software and services available on the "Friends and Partners" server.

The following are some of the topics for which we have 'help' information:

  • Help: Access by the Friends Account

    To access "Friends and Partners"

  • Help: Using the Email 'Gateway' to Retrieve Information

  • Help: The FRIENDS Listserver

    Using all the capabilities of the the FRIENDS listserver.

  • Help: Various Access Options For Visiting Friends

    Different ways to visit Friends and Partners.

  • Cyrillic Text

    Information about Cyrillic text and fonts.

  • EFF's Extended Guide to the Internet *

    This publication from the Electronic Frontier Foundation is a must for users of the Internet. A let us know of other material that you would include or reference here that will be helpful to others.


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    NaukaNet and the Next Network

     

     

    The "next generation Internet" is coming and promises a much richer communications media. F&P is working with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) of the University of Illinois and with colleagues at the Kurchatov Institute, Russian Institute for Public Networking, the Joint Supercomputing Center and the Russian Academy of Science - to establish a high speed (155M) Internet service between Russian and U.S. scientific communities. The grant is funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation and the Ministry for Science and Technology of the Russian Federation. Please read more about the NaukaNet project at the NaukaNet WWW site.