"Science Navigator" offers the ever-expanding base of professional, educational and home-based CD-ROM users instant access to authoritative information in 75 major fields of science and engineering. This research and learning tool puts all 8,200 articles from the new "McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology", Third Edition, and all 104,300 terms from the recently revised "Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms", Fifth Edition, right at the fingertips of scientists, students, educators, writers, engineers and science enthusiasts. Also included is a biographical dictionary of over 1,100 of the world's top scientists and engineers. "Science Navigator" is the third release of the best selling CD-ROM reference, the "McGraw-Hill Science and Technical Reference Set". It retains the features that have made it one of the best-selling CD-ROM references since its original release in 1987, including an exhaustive network of hypertext links: alphabetical and topical contents listings; extensive cross-referencing; electronic bookmarks; flexible output; full mouse function; on-line help screens; and a toll-free number for technical support.
The change in name, the new price and the better user interface position "Science Navigator" for the consumer market, for science enthusiasts, for home libraries and for educational use.show more