Covers e-mail, the Internet, and AOL Version 5 Get special bonus directory to AOL channels Your roadmap to a great time at America Online America Online has so much to offer that it can sometimes be overwhelming, especially at first. Relax! This simple, good-humored guide will walk you through all the basics - from signing on to surfing the Internet - and show you how to locate the channels, chat rooms, services, and sites that best match your interests. Discover how to: Send and receive e-mail Chat online with instant messages Go shopping, play games, and get the latest news Protect yourself and your kids from online hazards Cruise the Internet The Dummies Way " Explanations in plain English "Get in, get out" information Icons and other navigational aids Tear-out cheat sheet Top ten lists A dash of humor and fun Get smart! www.dummies.com Register to win cool prizes Browse exclusive articles and excerpts Get a free Dummies Daily " e-mail newsletter Chat with authors and preview other books Talk to us, ask questions, get answersKaufeld, John is the author of 'America Online for Dummies: Covers E-mail, the Internet, and AOL Version 5' with ISBN 9780764506703 and ISBN 0764506706.