What is the Internet (Net)? The Internet is a collection of information stored in computers physically located throughout the world. Much of the information on the Internet is organized onto pages. The links between computers on the Internet make it possible to view documents from anywhere in the world. The amount of information available on the internet is staggering. Whatever you are looking for you can find it, as long as you have the tools and the patience to search effectively. Without the correct search tools you may spend fruitless hours looking at advertisements, or useless information among the growing billions of pages available.

Yet, with the correct methods you can find your information quickly. The internet is an amazing resource, a tool that, like any other, must be used correctly. So, how did the internet come to be?