Featured book

by on July 9, 2009 2:55 pm
Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music / Greg Kot. Published by Scribner in 2009.   Greg Kot is the music critic at the Chicago Tribune and writes a blog called “Turn It Up”–a guided tour through the worlds of pop, rock, and rap. Ripped tells how the Web popularized bands and music that would… Read more Featured book

Free eBook Source

by on July 9, 2009 11:00 am
Free access to some two million eBooks — through August 4, 2009 — is available at the Fourth Annual World eBook Fair (underway since July 4). See: Resource of the Week: Roundup of Recent Posts About eBooks…and Some Kindle Stuff Hat tip to ResourceShelf. Cross-posted on LegalResearchPlus.

US National Archives Materials Found in UK Archives

by on July 7, 2009 11:54 am
Law Librarian Blog today features an interesting post about items missing from the U.S. National Archives, likely through employee theft. See Missing Items from US Archive, Found Item in UK Archive. See also the National Archives webpage Missing Historical Documents and Items. And see the U.K. National Archives news item Lost Page of American History… Read more US National Archives Materials Found in UK Archives