Introduction to Local Area Resources

SLAC 1 Oct 1994

This page is under construction.

Following are some local resources, especially for those new to SLAC. Areas treated are "On the Peninsula," "In San Francisco," "In San Jose," "In the Bay Area," and "Other Information Sources."

On the Peninsula

Just Off Campus
Some Stanford University pointers to nearby and regional resources.
Palo Alto
The City of Palo Alto's demonstration home page.
Palo Alto Weekly
A local newspaper, now online. Published Wednesdays and Fridays.
PAMF
Palo Alto Medical Foundation with missions in medical care, research, and education.
San Carlos
The City of San Carlos's home page.
Sunnyvale
The City of Sunnyvale's home page.
SV-PAL
Home page of Silicon Valley Public Access Link, a non-profit volunteer organization working to bring Internet access to the South Bay community.

In San Francisco

Exploratorium
WWW server for this museum of science, art, and human perception.
Wired
The online offerings of a magazine to "illuminate the roots, issues and possible destiny of the emerging digital culture."

In San Jose

San Jose
Information about the city government of San Jose (via SV-PAL).
The Tech
The Tech Museum of Innovation to explore today's high-tech, life-changing technologies. (Formerly known as The Garage.)

In the Bay Area

ABAG
The experimental home page of the Association of Bay Area Governments.
Cal
Home page of the University of California, Berkeley.
Current Earthquake Map
Preliminary USGS data for local earthquakes in the last 72 hours.
Smart Valley
Home page for Smart Valley, Inc., a non-profit organization to create an NII-like electronic community in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Transit Information
Transit information from airport services through CalTrain and ridesharing to the West Berkeley Electric Bus...
Yahoo on the Bay Area
Regional WWW hot list for the Bay Area by Yahoo.

Other Information Sources

You may also find the following informative: California Weather, Earthquake Info, Santa Cruz County and the University of California, Santa Cruz, Virtual Tourist - California.

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This page evolved from discussion among several SLAC WWW Wizards.

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