How to Search the Web
What Does a Newsgroup Look Like?
To see what a newsgroup looks like, you should connect to a newsgroup server, such as news://news.colostate.edu. Most newsgroup servers expect you to have permission to connect to them. If you are a student at a college or university, you can usually find out whether your institution hosts a newsgroup server by contacting your computing or networking services support group. In some cases, you can connect to "free" newsgroup servers, such as those listed below. Try following the links below to see whether you can access these newsgroups: