Boca Raton, FL, October 20, 2000 - Educational publisher and software developer SIRS Mandarin, Inc. recently announced that SIRS NetSelect, a new online guide to some of the Internet's best resources, is now available to the public via the SIRS Knowledge Source™ online interface. Users can now access safe, informative and educational Internet resources on a broad range of subjects.
Information in SIRS NetSelect sites spans a wide variety of topics, including business, government, science, education, culture, music, the visual arts and much more. SIRS NetSelect's topic structure is modeled upon SIRS' award-winning article reference databases - SIRS Researcher, SIRS Government Reporter, SIRS Renaissance and SIRS Discoverer Deluxe. Popular SIRS Knowledge Source research aids such as source information, tagging and e-mail are also available from SIRS NetSelect.
Editors with advanced degrees in Library Science, History, and English evaluate Internet resources from around the globe, including those of government agencies and Mrespected universities and nonprofit organizations.. SIRS staff writes summaries for all SIRS NetSelect sites, many of which contain visually powerful graphics, primary source materials and up-to-the-minute information not found anywhere else. Sites that provide overly commercial or poorly documented content are not included in the SIRS NetSelect database.
SIRS NetSelect Web sites are current and relevant. Sites undergo a rigorous process of personal verification and automated testing to ensure that the database's integrity is maintained. Sites are continually monitored to prevent errors or outdated links.
A quality Web resource for students and patrons, SIRS NetSelect is available to existing SIRS Knowledge Source users. Subscribers to SIRS Researcher online can purchase SIRS NetSelect at a special 50% off discount price.