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Electronic discussion groups

Here are entered works on services, commonly called newsgroups and LISTSERV lists, that allow a computer user to post messages to, and read messages from, a group of people who have a common interest, usually by means of the Internet, a commercial online service, or electronic mail. Works on services that allow a computer user to post messages to, and read messages from, a group of people who have a common interest, via a dedicated telephone line established for the purpose, are entered under Computer bulletin boards. Works on services that allow a person, using a computer, to engage in an actual \"conversation\" with other people in real time are entered under Online chat groups.

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  • Discussion groups, Electronic
  • Discussion lists, Electronic
  • Electronic discussion lists
  • Electronic forums
  • Electronic news groups
  • Electronic newsgroups
  • E-lists (Electronic discussion groups)
  • E-mail discussion groups
  • Internet discussion groups
  • Internet forums
  • Internet news groups
  • Internet newsgroups
  • Lists, Electronic discussion
  • LISTSERV lists (Electronic discussion groups)
  • News groups, Electronic
  • Newsgroups, Electronic
  • Online discussion groups
  • Online forums
  • Online news groups
  • Online newsgroups
  • Usenet news groups
  • Usenet newsgroups
Filed under: Electronic discussion groups Filed under: Electronic discussion groups -- Social aspects
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