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Provides a resource describing the what, when, where, who, why and how of BBSing.

An international BBS echomail network.

Information about the film released in 2005. Includes details of research, a list of interviews, trailers, reviews, and an online ordering facility.

Presents the history of these systems and a global explanation of the way they work. Includes a large collection of links.

Contains historical fidonet documents, information about fidonet in MN, links to fidonet resources, and a historical analysis of the fidonet nodelist.

What is Fidonet? How Fidonet works? How to join?

How to join FidoNet.

FidoNet History, Resources and Support, Software Developer Resources, Tom Jennings.

The main official web-site of FidoNet with a lot of information.

Contains technical standards, standards proposals and related documents that have been archived and indexed.

A database that is used by Fidonet and Othernets moderators to record information about conferences (echoes) that the networks may carry.

Explanations from the region co-ordinator.

Presents the server that hosts open source and abandonware software as well as other files that seem important to its users. Also offers a tracker to find other Hotline servers.

A variant of the OpenLine client for MacOS and Windows that supports blowfish encryption. Licensed under GNU GPL.

A very customizable automated Hotline client for server administration and user moderation.

Tool that analyzes and displays the contents of Hotline server log files. It also scans the Users directory and lists basic info on user accounts.

Provides support for Mac, Amiga, Commodore 64 and 128 Computers. Download area includes an 8 CD Library - AMUG CDs, Info-Mac and GIFs.

Free Christian family oriented system which offers discussion forums, chat rooms, real-time multiplayer games and many shareware files.

WCS Online is a small ISP/BBS/Online Service that caters to individuals that are looking for high quality, low usage, inexpensive internet access.

Offers e-mail, usenet, fidonet, shareware, online games and live chat. Based in the Netherlands.

The revival of a Dutch Bulletin Board System from the eighties. Web access is provided in addition to the telnet protocol and a Java-telnet gateway.

Focused on sharing experiences, hints, failure and success stories about gardening, hydroponics, nature, ponding, the environment and other interests.

Offers free access to the PLATO system, which contains over 16,000 of the original lessons, in an attempt to preserve the original communities that grew up on Control Data Corporation mainframe systems in the 1980s.

Contains listings of Synchronet Bulletin Board Systems, this list of some of the BBS' online is updated 24 hours a day.

Listings of telnettable bulletin board systems throughout the world, allowing to tog onto BBS systems without having to dial long distance.

Supports the Internet and Fidonet while embedding Fidonet messages and Internet news and email together with a versatile web-based, online and offline message reading system.

MacOS Web Server and BBS with full documentation, ordering and update information for TeleFinder from Spider Island Software.

Offers WorldGroup, software for internet-based BBS's and shareware door games.

Distribution site for SysOp and end user files.

Briefly presents the history of BBS servers on Commodore computers and their advantages, and offers a collection of these software for downloading along with individual reviews for each application.