Kids these days have no idea how good they have it. Have a report for school to do? Simply check your smartphone, download a slew of information from countless popular sources, and your research is basically done.
That was simply not possible just two short decades ago. If you wanted information you had to physically go to the library when they were open and spend hours finding just a few books.
If you were lucky, your college or library might have an extremely basic command prompt computer network where you could download data at a snail’s pace.