Although he had been exposed to the Internet, he didn't get seriously involved until he took a job with Electric Lightwave and, in 1991, came across a company called NorthwestNet, a regional NSFNet Internet provider.
Without any hesitation, I went to work for NorthwestNet as the third person in the company.
NorthWestNet (a regional network serving AK, ID, MT, ND, OR, and WA) is concerned about service: they put this book, regional and national policies, and working papers on the Net.
Bellevue, WA: NorthWestNet and Northwest Academic Computing Consortium, Inc.
The Whole Internet User's Guide, 96-99, and Jonathan Kochmer, NorthWestNet User Services Internet Resource Guide (NUSIRG) (Bellevue, Wash: NorthWestNet, 1992), 35-39, present a more detailed treatment of this topic.
Kochmer, Jonathan, NorthWestNet User Services Internet Resource Guide (NUSIRG).
The first is through an established service provider such as NorthwestNet.
NorthwestNet is not particularly interested in allowing access to a large number of unsophisticated users on the Internet.
Strangelove also lists the titles of fourteen electronic journals and newsletters now defunct: Alternatives Journal Athene Biosphere FSFnet Magazine Interactive Journal of Creative Fiction Northwestnet
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