Week 3: Virtual Acquisition Shelf and News Desk, Update

Hello from Washington D.C.

Thanks for the positive comments. I am thrilled that so many of you find
this new site of value.

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find on the page.

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gary ([log in to unmask])

p.s. Thanks for sharing the VAS&ND url with others. I APPRECIATE the help in
getting the word out about the site.

Wednesday, March 21, 2001
Current Events--Streaming Media
The Economist now offers news analysis via E-Vision, a streaming media service

A Great Engineering Resource Gets Even Greater
Engineering E-journal Search Engine (EESE).

Electronic Journals--Databases--Australia
National Library of Australia Launches Australian Journals OnLine (AJOL)


Tuesday, March 20, 2001

New Service--CEOExpress
CEOExpress Launches Premium Content Service


Image Search--Diggit
Looking for an image search tool?
Take a look at: Diggit! Image Search.


Monday, March 19, 2001

The Information Industry--Questia
Questia: The Story

Patient Education Interactive Tutorials Added to MEDLINEplus

Digital Libraries--Projects
A Couple of New or Just Discovered Digitization Projects
Everglades Information Network
Provided by: Florida International University
Wright Air Development Center (WADC) Digital Collection

Full-Text Report Shelf
Freedom of Information Act--Reports
Progress in Implementing the 1996 Electronic Freedom of Information Act

Sunday, March 18, 2001

Librarian Resources
Reference Services--Surveys--Bibliography
"Library Surveys with Emphasis on Reference Services: A Selective
Source: National Library of Canada

Saturday, March 17, 2001
Environment--Toxic Releases--Maps
New Cancer Deaths and Toxic Releases Mapping Resource From Health-Track.Org

Intelligence/National Security--Congressional Research ServiceóReports
Several New Reports


Friday, March 16, 2001

Source: Forbes ASAP
"Techs 100 Highest Rollers"

Week 3: Virtual Acquisition Shelf and News Desk, Update

Full-Text Document Shelf
Disabilities--United States
Source: U.S. Census
Americans With Disabilities: 1997

Campaign Finance--Reference
Brookings Expands Campaign Finance Resource

U.S. Congress--Publications--Directory
GPO Congressional Publication Releases

The Web Search Business
"Google Searches For Dollars"


Thursday, March 15, 2001

Full-Text Document Shelf
Women--United States
Census Releases Profile of U.S. Women
Full-Text Report ||| Report Highlights ||| Fast Facts About U.S. Women
Drug Use--United States--Statistics
Source: ONDCP
What America's Users Spend on Illegal Drugs, 1988-1998

"Searching Highs and Lows"

Future Search--Sound
Whistling and Searching?


Week 3: Virtual Acquisition Shelf and News Desk, Update

Gary D. Price, MLIS
George Washington University
Virginia Campus Library
Gelman Library
Ashburn, VA and Washington, D.C.
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703-726-8237 (fax)