Crochet Tutorial for Beginners
If you are just learning to crochet, here are a few resources that will help you.
Beginner Crochet in the House of Sylvestermouse is an article that I personally wrote for beginners. There are tons of pictures that will help identify needed supplies, as well as, drawings to show you how to hold a hook and the proper positioning of yarn. You will also find drawings that show the basic stitches to get started and even a few recommended patterns for beginners.