Sunday, February 19, 2006

Library will be first in nation to offer downloadable films, concert videos

http://lookleap.com/rockymountainnews.com/a1 "Next month, the Denver Public Library system will become the first in the nation to allow people to download movies and concert videos from home with a click of their computer mouse. And it'll be free to anyone with a Denver library card and a speedy Internet connection." LibraryStuff

Nuvvo

http://www.nuvvo.com/ Sign up and build a course in minutes; advertise your course on our eLearning Market to get the word out. LibraryStuff

ChildrensPictureBooks.Info

http://childrenspicturebooks.info/index.htm Iformation about picture books of all kinds, how to select the perfect picture book for your child or grandchild, and a wealth of suggestions. What's Hot on the Internet This Week

Can't Find On Google

http://www.cantfindongoogle.com "...the things Google can't find is more interesting than the stuff Google can find." Zillman

How Products Are Made

http://www.madehow.com/ Explains and details the manufacturing process of a wide variety of products, from daily household items to complicated electronic equipment and heavy machinery. Neat New Stuff

Monday, February 13, 2006

Gracenote

http://www.gracenote.com/music/index_old.html Music search. SearchEngineWatch

BookLetters

http://www.bookletters.com/ Service that enables your staff to reach out to patrons with high-quality e-newsletters and enhanced web services. LibraryStuff

Zillow

http://www.zillow.com/ Zillow.com is an online real estate service dedicated to helping you get an edge in real estate by providing you with valuable tools and information. Zillman

Best Free Reference Web Sites

http://lookleap.com/ala.org/a10 This is an index of the web sites included in the 1999-2005 annual lists issued by the Mars Best of Free Reference Web Sites Committee of the Machine-Assisted Reference Section (MARS) of the Reference and User Services Association(RUSA) ofALA to recognize outstanding reference sites on the World Wide Web. Neat New Stuff

Library Express

http://www.itpld.lib.il.us/outreach_libraryexpress.htm "The library is as close as your doorstep with Library Express, a new delivery service instituted by the library. As part of this grant-funded pilot program, reserved books, videos, CD's, and more can be sent directly to your doorstep for a nominal delivery fee." LJ

Monday, February 06, 2006

Jobvolume

http://www.jobvolume.com/ Search 186862 jobs in USA and Canada from job boards, classifieds, and companies job postings. Zillman

Wiktionary

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Main_Page Welcome to Wiktionary, a collaborative project to produce a free multilingual dictionary in every language, with definitions, etymologies, pronunciations, quotations, synonyms, antonyms and translations. Zillman

The End of the Internet?

http://www.thenation.com/doc/20060213/chester "The nation's largest telephone and cable companies are crafting an alarming set of strategies that would transform the free, open and nondiscriminatory Internet of today to a privately run and branded service that would charge a fee for virtually everything we do online." Blogdex

HighBeam

http://www.highbeam.com/ Online research engine for individuals, filling the gap between free search engines and high-end research services. Neat New Stuff

Basecamp

http://www.basecamphq.com/ Basecamp makes it simple to communicate and collaborate on projects. LJ

CML’s Footwear Rule Upheld in Appeals Court

http://lookleap.com/ala.org/a9 An Ohio man has lost his latest bid to go barefoot in the Columbus Metropolitan Library. AL Online