To submit comments on "The National Information Infrastructure: Agenda for Action" or to request additional copies of this package:

Write: NTIA NII Office
15th Street and Constitution Avenue
Washington, D.C. 20230
Call: 202-482-1840
Fax: 202-482-1635

To obtain copies of this package electronically see instructions on next page.

Key Administration Contacts:

Ronald H. Brown, Secretary of Commerce
Chair, Information Infrastructure Task Force
15th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20230
phone: 202-482-3934
fax: 202-482-4576

Larry Irving, Assisant Secretary for Communications and
Information, Director, National Telecommunications and
Information Administration, Chair, IITF Telecommunications Policy Committee
15th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20230
phone: 202-482-1840
fax: 202-482-1635

Arati Prabhakar, Director, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Chair, IITF Applications Committee
NIST, Administration Building, Room A1134
Gaithersburg, MD. 20899
phone: 301-975-2300
fax: 301-869-8972

Sally Katzen, Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Chair, IITF Information Policy Committee
New Executive Office Building, Room 350
Washington, D.C. 20503
phone: 202-395-4852
fax: 202-395-3047

Mike Nelson, Special Assistant, Information Technology, Office of Science and Technology
Old Executive Office Building, Room 423
Washington, D.C. 20500
phone: 202-395-6175
fax: 202-395-4155

Tom Kalil, Director of Science and Technology
National Economic Council
Old Executive Office Building, Room 233
Washington, D.C. 20500
phone: 202-456-2801
fax: 202-456-2223

Donald Lindberg, Director, HPCC National Coordination Office
National Library of Medicine
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD. 20894
phone: 301-402-4100
fax: 301-402-4080

Press contact:

Carol Hamilton, Deputy Director, Office of Public Affairs,
Department of Commerce
phone: 202-482-6001
fax: 202-482-6027

The package is available in ASCII format from a variety of electronic sources including the following:

1. Internet

The package is available in ASCII format through both FTP and Gopher. The name of the file is "niiagenda.asc". Access information and directories are described below.


The package also may be present in a self extracting compressed file named "niiagend.exe". Remember to issue the binary command before "getting" the compressed file.

Gopher (server/client):


2. Bulletin Boards

The package is available for downloading on the following bulletin boards:

Name: NTIA Bulletin Board
Phone: (202) 482-1199

Communications parameters should be set to either 2400 or 9600 baud, no parity, 8 data bits and 1 stop bit. The package is available under the "press releases" menu item as "niiagend.asc" (ascii) and "niiagend.exe" (compressed-self extracting).

Name: Department of Commerce Economic Bulletin Board
Phone: 202-482-1986 (voice instructions for subscription information)

This is a "fee for service" bulletin board. Subscribers may download the "niiagenda" document for normal on-line charges. Non-subscribers may subscribe for $35 and download the report for no additional charge. Free telnet access and download services are available through the Internet by using the address: Use trial as your user id.

Name: FedWorld On-line Information Network
Phone: (703) 321-8020

Communications parameters should be set to either 2400 or 9600 baud, no parity, 8 data bits and 1 stop bit. To access "niiagend.asc" from the FedWorld menu, enter "". Telnet access is available through the Internet using the address: Further information about FedWorld can be obtained by calling (voice) 703-487- 4648.