Category: Library – General

American Library Association (ALA) Reference and User Services Association (RUSA): Best Free Reference Websites List

by on February 3, 2016 2:54 pm
The list includes: Open States: Discover Politics in Your State Crime Statistics Travelers’ Health Famous Trials, UMKC School of Law Country Statistics In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy Video ETA  Index of Economic Freedom Woodall’s North American Campground Directory  State Tax Forms and Filing Options Constitute Copyright Tools Internet Bird… Read more American Library Association (ALA) Reference and User Services Association (RUSA): Best Free Reference Websites List

Pew Research Center's "Libraries at the Crossroads" Report

by on October 1, 2015 12:59 pm
The Pew Research Center has released Libraries at the Crossroads: The public is interested in new services and thinks libraries are important to communities (September 15, 2015) The “Summary of Findings” reads: American libraries are buffeted by cross currents. Citizens believe that libraries are important community institutions and profess interest in libraries offering a range of new program… Read more Pew Research Center's "Libraries at the Crossroads" Report

Continuing Addition of New Features to Congress.gov Based on User Feedback

by on August 10, 2015 12:08 pm
Please see: New Features Added to Congress.gov Based On Your Feedback From the above blog post, note in particular the intent of the Law Librarians of Congress: “Since the unveiling of Congress.gov in September of 2012, we have been constantly adding new features with each release, and many of the features in this release are… Read more Continuing Addition of New Features to Congress.gov Based on User Feedback