This website employs selected technologies designed to improve your interactive experience with our resources. Assorted "plug-ins" work with your choice of Web browser to add improved capabilities for video and text viewing.

Acrobat    Shockwave & Flash

No matter what, you should always try to stay current with the Web browser of your choice. The design of this sites pages tends to favor the presentation of Microsoft's Internet Explorer. The quality of presentation and extent of "bells and whistles" components that enhance a web page depend on using new web browsers that properly interpret dynamic HTML coding, including cascading style sheets and javascript.  Get Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator and Communicator

  About the Adobe Acrobat Reader

Adobe® Portable Document Format (PDF) is the open de facto standard for electronic document distribution worldwide. Adobe PDF is a universal file format that preserves all of the fonts, formatting, colors, and graphics of any source document, regardless of the application and platform used to create it. Adobe PDF files are compact and can be shared, viewed, navigated, and printed exactly as intended by anyone with free Adobe Acrobat® Reader® software. You can convert any document to Adobe PDF using Adobe Acrobat software.
Adobe PDF also offers the following benefits:

PDF files can be published and distributed anywhere: in print, attached to e-mail, on corporate servers, posted on Web sites, or on CD-ROM.

The free Acrobat Reader is easy to download from the Adobe Web site. More than 200 million copies have been distributed worldwide.

Compact Adobe PDF files are smaller than their source files, download a page at a time for fast display on the Web, and don't slow down your network.

Using Acrobat 5.0 software, you can easily add bookmarks, set security options, and generate miniature Adobe PDF previews. Acrobat 5.0 also lets you comment on and approve Adobe PDF documents with digital signatures, all within a Web browser.

  About the Macromedia Shockwave and Flash Players
Macromedia Shockwave and Flash Players are both free Web players from Macromedia. Macromedia Flash Player is automatically included with any download of Macromedia Shockwave Player. Each has a distinct purpose, and together they bring users the best rich-media content on the Web.
Shockwave
*Macromedia Flash Player displays Web application front-ends, high-impact Web site user interfaces, interactive online advertising, and short-form to long-form animation.
Flash
Macromedia Shockwave Player displays destination Web content such as high-performance multi-user games, interactive product simulations, online entertainment, and training applications.