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Mining Company page on online communities
Paper on Habitat, early graphical virtual world run by Lucas Arts
Homepage of online communities author
Hompage of study by Stanford prof on online community of all-frosh dorm
Stanford's use policy http://www.stanford.edu/group/dcg/docs/leland.usage.html
Symposium on online deviant behavior transcript from MediaMOO http://www.cc.gatech.edu/fac/Amy.Bruckman/MediaMOO/deviance-symposium-99.html
Newsgroup on MUDs rec.games.mud
Rules of Professional Gamers League http://www.pgl.com/rules
Homepage for new users of IRC
Pavel Curtis's article on life in Lambda MOO ftp://ftp.lambda.moo.mud.org/pub/MOO/papers/DIAC92.txt
Rape in Cyberspace article
A History of the Great Renaming
A brief history of LambdaMOO
Pavel Curtis' announcement of the wizards' abdication of control
Pavel Curtis' announcement that the wizards would be retaking control
The Village Voice article describing a Rape In Cyberspace
A paper on the influence of computers and online communities in our lives
A paper covering the history of MUDs
A presentation by Amy Borgstrom for the European
Alliance for Community Networking Conference in Barcelona, July 1998.
A paper by Markle/Arlen Communications entitled "Developing Community
Resources on the Internet".
A study by Alaina Kanfer, Ph.D of
CopsOnline, the largest virtual community of police.
USACityLink, a comprehensive directory of geographical communities online.
The Community Connector, another directory of online communities,
geographic and otherwise.
A page by the Benton Foundation devoted to community networks.
A bibliography and resource guide to community networks by Kim Gregson, a
doctoral student at Indiana University's School of Library and Information
For information on the policies of an IRC network, see