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Monday, September 24, 2001
Cyber Kids

All good things come free

HELLO friends and welcome to our weekly journey to the cyber world. Let us see what is in store for us today.


Encyclopedias are a world of knowledge and this world is really expensive. But did you know, somebody once said that all good things come free in life? Guess how true he was! Here comes a free Internet encyclopedia just for you. Don’t confuse this with a normal encyclopedia, for it is an Internet encyclopedia. What does that mean? Well, it is an encyclopedia composed of information available on the Internet. Divided into two categories, the macro reference contains references to large areas of knowledge and FAQ’s where pointers to relevant areas of Micro Reference are available. What Micro Reference contains is bits of information and references to specific subjects. So what are you looking for?


This is your gateway to 17,000 articles, multimedia, a talking dictionary and the world Atlas. The various categories include physical sciences and technology, life sciences, geography, history, social sciences, religion and philosophy, art and literature, performing arts, sports, hobbies and pets. Then you can go on to test your knowledge with Encarta challenge game. In Schoolhouse you will find hundreds of lesson plans and related resources for teachers. Electric Library’s database contains millions of articles from trusted news sources. Registration to this library is free of cost. Visit Encarta and you will find an in depth information and groundbreaking multimedia to inspire you to explore, discover and create. The premium Internet multimedia encyclopedia will increase your knowledge without any bounds. And don’t you think it is just heavy stuff, for it has sweet bedtime stories for little ones and activities and more. This will also lead you to other links like free games, white pages, greeting cards books and explorer. Then you can e-shop in great stores and get great deals. It has the Web’s best personal finance site and you can sign up for a free Hotmail account and even send money online. Find more about this site by simply clicking on to Encarta.— IV