AbiWord (www.abisource.com) is a free word processing program, similar to Microsoft Word. AbiWord supports basic word processing features such as creating of documents, mailing lists, tables, and so on. What makes this word processing program unique is that its ability to run across difference operating systems (UNIX, Windows, and MacOS X) and available in more than 30 languages. The online tutorial (http://abisource.com/tour/) walk users through all the features of AbiWord. AbiWord can be considered as noteworthy alternative to traditional (and expensive) programs.