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Brenda Pfaehler <BPFAEHLER@macc.wisc.edu> writes: >Yesterday, I had the opportunity to spend a day watching >demonstrations >of IBMs higher education applications. Have any of you used >TookBook for >the development of educational materials at that level? If so, >does it >really work as "slick" as it seemed? A few of my students have used Toolbook for authoring -- in dentistry, anatomy, cueing theory to name three topics. It is indeed "slick". However, it's a bit sluggish if you have anything but a fast 386 or 486, and is a memory hog for RAM and disk space. Also, it's hard, though not entirely impossible, to construct instructionally-effective interactions that require extensive answer-judging and branching. Before you buy (if that is what you're thinking of doing), I suggest you look at Authorware Professional. It's now available for MSDOS, but established itself as a Mac product. Good luck Bill WInn firstname.lastname@example.org