Texas State Resources

Technology Resources Tool Kit – includes links for retrieving your Net ID and creating a Web Directory

Texas State Computer and Internet Help

Texas State Courseware and Quick References including Lynda.com

University Bookstore  Technology

TRACS – Open Source Teaching and Collaboration System; email communication and gradeboook for this course

Texas State Library Resources

CatsWeb Student Services

BobCatMail

The University Star

KTSW Radio

 

Online Tutorials

Learning HTML
HTML Dog
A Beginner’s Guide to HTML/CSS
Codecademy
Code School

Books

Data Journalism Handbook – from the European Journalism Centre

HTML & CSS: Design and Build Websites – excellent resource by Jon Duckett

JavaScript and JQuery: Interactive Front-End Web Development – excellent resource extending the HTML/CSS book into programming concepts, by Jon Duckett

Learning Web Design – O’Reilly book by Jennifer Niederst Robbins.

Software Downloads
TXState Software – TXST offers free downloads of popular anti-virus, firewalls, and utilities like Fetch and WS-FTP

Other Resources

W3 Schools Browser and Monitor Stats

How Search Engines Work

How the Web Works

Hobbes Internet Timeline

Download: The True Story of the Internet – Discovery Channel

Tim Berners-Lee Web site

Worldwide Web Consortium

Bare Bones Guide to HTML

ICANN – Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

ASCII for special characters

Public Domain Images

HTML Color Codes

HTML Color Names