For those not familiar with Scanning directories the Radio Today Ultimate Scanning Guide provides a comprehensive listing of who is broadcasting on a given frequency. The reader is also provided with clear guidance as to what is available to listen to and what should be avoided. When this first appeared in the Radio Today Ultimate Scanning Guide the CD caused a sensation and the new version is significant step forward. With an improved interface and lightening quick searching this is a boon to any scanning enthusiast. The software element of the CD contains a wide range of radio specific software. In addition scanning enthusiast Chris Lorek, G4HCL has provided a useful guide to scanning and what is available to be listened to.