gwilson

About gwilson

Reference (including Circulation/Access Services) Librarian, Robert Crown Law Library Stanford Law School - providing legal and other reference/research services and circulation/access services (since 2005); Lecturer in Law (2007-2010), teaching legal research and writing, advanced legal research, and foreign and international legal research.


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U.S. Goverment Printing Office & Library of Congress to Digitize Historic Documents

by on February 24, 2011 12:49 pm
After receiving approval from the Joint Committee on Printing (JCP) of the U.S. Congress, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and Library of Congress (LoC) will be working together on a project to digitize certain important legal and legislative documents of the United States. The project will cover public laws and private laws, as well… Read more U.S. Goverment Printing Office & Library of Congress to Digitize Historic Documents

New Online News Aggregator "Ongo"

by on January 26, 2011 3:41 pm
A new, for-pay Web resource called Ongo has launched. Ongo seeks to aggregate/curate items from many different news outlets, including: The Washington Post Associated Press The New York Times The Boston Globe USA Today The Guardian The Indianapolis Star The Miami Herald The Detroit Free Press Basic monthly service costs $6.99. A free, one-day pass… Read more New Online News Aggregator "Ongo"

130th Edition (2011) of the Statistical Abstract of the United States

by on January 9, 2011 10:17 pm
The U.S. Census Bureau (of the U.S. Department of Commerce) has put out the 130th edition of the U.S. Government’s principal reference book: the 2011 Statistical Abstract of the United States First published in 1878, the Statistical Abstract is an authoritative and comprehensive compilation of statistics on social, political, economic and other aspects of the… Read more 130th Edition (2011) of the Statistical Abstract of the United States