Thursday, May 30, 2002
CNN.com - Bugs may control weather: Study - May 27, 2002 British scientists have launched a study to find out if airborne bugs in clouds control the Earth's weather.
Developing a Training Design A training design is a blueprint for a training event or experience. It is a detailed plan for what you will do, why you will be doing it, and the best ways to reach your training objectives. This document offers an eight-step model for designing an effective training event that meets the needs of participants and trainers alike
OhioBiz - Ohio Business Search Directory. Ohio Companies, Corporations, Organizations, Schools, Communities! Search Ohio business, community, organization, and school web sites!
Monday, May 27, 2002
USATODAY.com - Net box offices allow moviegoers to skip lines Net box offices allow moviegoers to skip lines
Sunday, May 26, 2002
Abyz News Links - Home - Newspapers and News Sources Your Gateway to Newspapers, News Media, and News Sources
Library Instruction Round Table Library Instruction Tutorials Welcome to the LIRT Research Committee's list of web based library instruction tutorials!
Thursday, May 23, 2002
Business 2.0 - Web Article - How to Live to Be 100 Here are 32 tips from a doctor's 20 years in medicine.
News: Napster Sold For $8 Million Less than three days after Napster founder Shawn Fanning and CEO Konrad Hilbers said they were leaving the project for good, along comes Bertelsmann with an offer they couldn't refuse:
Buy Napster for $8 million; clear out the company's debt and hire back most of the key players.
Buy Napster for $8 million; clear out the company's debt and hire back most of the key players.
Enterprise News -- Google, Dilbert Team Up for a Logo Redesign Those looking for a little humor in the normally starchy world of information technology (IT) need look no further than Google Inc. as Dilbert, an internationally-known cartoon office worker, appears this week on the home page of the search engine as part of a redesign quest.
AMNews: Editorial - May 13, 2002. Online Rx: Be careful with Web prescriptions ... American Medical News A prescription that results from little or nothing more than filling out an online form -- and many offshore sites don't even require that -- is a serious and dangerous corruption of what medicine should be about
MyDoc.com--Your Family's Health Care At Your Fingertips MyDoc is the first fully-integrated, 24-hour online healthcare service providing everything from physician-directed assessment and treatment recommendations to prescriptions and follow-up care for today's most common ailments.
Scientific American: Science and The Citizen : URLs in Urdu?: June 2002 INTERNATIONAL DOMAIN NAMES POSE A NEW SECURITY RISK
Saturday, May 18, 2002
Ownspot.com New Service Helps Small Business Get Online Ownspot.com Gives Small Business Owners an Edge, Offering expertise,Technology & Tools
New Search Engine KillerInfo.com Launches With Breakthrough Tool For Easy Searching KillerInfo.com (www.killerinfo.com) launched its new web search service, offering a powerful meta search tool that combines the results from multiple sources while simultaneously generating a list of relevant subject categories organized from the specific keyword(s) being searched.
Friday, May 17, 2002
QuestionPoint Collaborative Reference Service QuestionPoint is a collaborative reference service the Library of Congress and OCLC worked together to develop, with input from participating members of the Global Reference Network (a group of libraries and institutions worldwide that are committed to digital reference.)
Online, Inc. Acquired by Information Today, Inc. Information Today, Inc. (ITI; http://www.infotoday.com) announced today that it has acquired Online, Inc. (http://www.onlineinc.com) and its assets, including EContent and EMedia magazines and the Web Search University, Intranets, and Buying and Selling eContent conferences
FORTUNE - Looking For a Dot-Com Winner? Search No Further When Eric Schmidt left his job as CEO of Novell to run Google last year, the reaction in Silicon Valley could be summed up in one word: Huh?
ComicsPriceGuide.com - The Online Price Guide We average prices from lots of different sales in different areas, and we factor in valuations from experts in different fields of the industry. What you get is a scientific calculation (protected like the recipe for Coca-Cola®) that guides you in the valuation of each and every comic book
LEXICOOL - Directory of Bilingual and Multilingual Dictionaries The directory currently has links to over 1000 translation dictionaries and glossaries.
Thursday, May 16, 2002
Wednesday, May 15, 2002
ISP News -- RealNames Shuts Down, Blaming Microsoft RealNames Corp., a pioneering provider of an alternative to the domain-name system, said it would shut down, pinning the blame on Microsoft for declining to renew a key contract with the company.
Sunday, May 12, 2002
People Finder Guide: Public Records Lose sight of your witness? Want to collect but can't find the debtor? Unable to serve because of an old address? Public records like motor vehicle registrations, voter registrations, current bankruptcies, or property records may help you locate someone.
Vehicle Identification Number - VIN Numbers: Free online search for car or truck VIN numbers. Find information on auto decoders and DMV record links. Free online search for car or truck VIN numbers. Find information on auto decoders and DMV record links.
The Week The Week is a witty, informative, important, and completely indispensable digest of the best reporting and writing from the U.S. and international press. In just 40 pages, it will bring you up-to-date on what's happening at home and abroad, and what the experts are saying about it.
U.S. News: Newspaper book sections shrink; does anybody care? (5/13/02) Since advertising dollars went south more than a year ago, newspapers across the country have scaled back book sections–never known as ad magnets–in order to save on newsprint.
Guardian Unlimited Books | News | The top 100 books of all time Full list of the 100 best works of fiction, alphabetically by author, as determined from a vote by 100 noted writers from 54 countries as released by the Norwegian Book Clubs.
Saturday, May 11, 2002
Will Google, Yahoo renew their vows? - Tech News - CNET.com During the next few weeks, upstart Google and veteran Yahoo will be negotiating an extension of their two-year partnership. Under the original 2000 deal, which expires in June, Google powers the search engine for Yahoo, the leading Web portal.
Hoover's Online - Press Release: Hoover's, Inc. Expands Biographies And Advanced Search Tool On Hoover's Online Hoover's Online has expanded its executive biographies to include age, salary, bonus and company address, in addition to biography, name and title.
InvoiceDealers InvoiceDealers makes car buying easy! Helping you buy a car is all we do, and we’ve worked hard to make the process just right. We’ve partnered with the finest auto dealers and buying services on the Internet to help you buy your next car… fast. We take pride in our site, which we think you’ll find to be among the quickest, easiest, and most efficient you’ve used. We respect your time and realize that you want to get the job done fast. So we let you!
GrownUp Camps ...the Internet's most comprehensive directory of adult camps and recreational experiences. Why should kids have all the fun?
Kids' Corner: Website Usability for Children (Alertbox April 2002) Our usability study of kids found that they are as easily stumped by confusing websites as adults. Unlike adults, however, kids tend to view ads as content, and click accordingly. They also like colorful designs, but demand simple text and navigation.
Business 2.0 - Web Article - Will Watson Make Web Browsers Obsolete? While Watson is available to only a tiny portion of Mac users today -- those with OS X-compatible machines bought since March 2001 -- the way it gathers information from other websites and software programs is a precursor to the so-called Web services that everyone from Microsoft (MSFT) to IBM (IBM) to Sun Microsystems (SUNW) has been talking about ad nauseam.
USATODAY.com - INS will use Internet for tracking foreign students Three of the 19 hijackers involved in the Sept. 11 terror attacks were in the United States on student visas.
Sunday, May 05, 2002
Log Cabin to White House? Not Any More Published on Sunday, April 28, 2002 in the Observer of London. At the very top of American society, incomes and wealth have reached stupendous proportions. The country boasts some three million millionaires, and the richest 1 per cent of the population hold 38 per cent of its wealth, a concentration more marked than in any comparable country.
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Saturday, May 04, 2002
Friday, May 03, 2002
LiveRef(sm): A Registry of Real-Time Digital Reference Services A Registry of Real-Time Digital Reference Services
Yahoo launches advice site - Tech News - CNET.com The online portal company is launching a new advice site on Monday night that will pair customers seeking advice with self-described experts. The site, which will be powered by online advice company LiveAdvice, will replace Yahoo's homegrown experts site.
MuseGlobal "The New York Public Library databases are extremely heavily used and the addition of the Muse product to enable broadcast searching of all our information sources from either home or within the library, is a significant enhancement to our services for the public", commented Susan Harrison, Associate Director for Technical and Computer Services.
Yahoo! News - BBC Launches New Internet Search Engine The British Broadcasting Corporation launched a new Internet search engine Thursday, saying that 80 percent of UK Web users believed the current search options are not good enough.
Electronic Journal Miner This site primarly includes ejournal sites as they are offered by the publisher. In general this site excludes ejournals that are embedded within aggregators (such as Northern Light, EBSCO, Bell & Howell ProQuest, Information Access Company and others).
make stuff - Formulas for lotions, potions, concoctions and remedies you can make at home Home-made glow-in-the-dark ink, etc.
Bookshare.org Thousands of books are available for download by members in accessible digital formats. Complete access to the collection for a full year is available to individuals with visual, reading or other print disabilities for a $50 subscription and one-time $25 set up fee.
Thursday, May 02, 2002
MDhub.com Revolutionizing the Way Doctors and Patients Communicate. MDhub allows patients to send fax and email messages to their doctor, using the Little Blue Book Physician database directory, by entering your doc phone number. Every doctor (over 370,000) has a website already up and waiting for you to send your message. And since most practices do not use the Internet, messages are automatically delivered by FAX.
BookCrossing.com - Home - READ and RELEASE! You know the feeling you get after reading a book that speaks to you, that touches your life, a feeling that you want to share it with someone else? BookCrossing.com gives you a simple way to share your books with the world, and follow their paths forever more!