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How Worldwide is the Web?

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy Volume 42, Number 5, ISSN 1081-3004


Notes that, in response to remark that one can find anything on the Web, a student said, "You can't find my grandmother in Kenya!" Describes resulting Web search, and discusses important lessons from what they found. Concludes the Web is far from worldwide. Includes brief information on particular database located at United Nations site; Literacy Web page of the month; and glossary of terms. (SR)


Bruce, B. (1999). How Worldwide is the Web?. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 42(5), 382. Retrieved April 11, 2021 from .

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