Re: website organization of journals


From: Linda Conrad <lindac@quest.arc.nasa.gov>
Subject: Re: website organization of journals
Date: Thu, 7 Nov 1996 20:53:34 -0800 (PST)


Hi Marcella,
There is such a provision on quest. Look in the words at the bottom of the
banner:  "Search this Web"  That's it!  A screen will then give you the
option to type in the word(s) you're seeking, and Voila!
Try it, you'll like it I'm sure,
Linda

On Thu, 7 Nov 1996, Marcella Dawson wrote:

> Wouldn't it be nice if there were an LFM search program! You could type 
> in the word and, voila, Laura's article would pop right up. Marc---could 
> we please have a "search" program on the sight?
> 
> Marcella
> 
> Marcella Dawson, Science Department
> St. Anne School
> 2120 Westheimer
> Houston, TX 77098
> (713)526-3279
> 
> On Thu, 7 Nov 1996 bweimann@exit109.com wrote:
> 
> > Hello Marc, (if you are listening,)and anyone else who wants to comment that
> > they agree or disagree, or have any other suggestions to help me solve my
> > printing problem.
> > 
> > Today, with limited time, I tried to quickly print out a journal from the
> > LFM site.
> > It was quite time consuming.  The way the journals are now organized, the
> > link says,
> > "journals" but when you reach the page, it is a list of the "updates."  When
> > you click on the journal/subject  link, it does not take you to another
> > page, but merely lower down on the same page, so that when you try and print
> > it out, you wind up printing out the whole
> > 8 or 9 pages of the update (if it is a long one.)
> > I tried this for a couple journals and then gave up trying to figure out how
> > to get my HP deskjet to select only the pages I wanted, and this was quite a
> > chore.
> > 
> > I just visited the LFA website,  in particular, this page:
> > 
> >    the http://quest.arc.nasa.gov/antarctica/team             
> > 
> > I love the way this is organized.  The page is entitled:  "The Antarctic Team"
> > and below are the names of all the scientists and other significant people.
> > When you click on the "name" link, it takes you to a page with a list of the
> > subjects/titles of all of that person's journals.  If you click on any one
> > of these subject/title links, you get ONLY that journal, and printing it out
> > is easy.
> > 
> > Could this be done with the LFM journals?  Do you already have plans to do
> > this perhaps, Marc?  I don't know about the other teachers, but in high
> > school, we do not have our own rooms, and so our time is extremely limited
> > at our classroom computers.  In my school, periods are only 45 mins long.
> > Anything which can expedite procedures such as locating and printing out
> > d/ls would be greatly appreciated.
> > 
> > Laura's suggestion that we have a page with a sort of index to help us
> > quickly locate info from amongst all the great sites would also be welcome.
> > Barb
> > 
> > 
>