Thursday, February 24, 2005

21st Century Library - So many workshops, so little time

21st Century Library has the lower level computer labs during the Common
Hours next week, so we are taking this opportunity to offer you a
selection of workshops. Come to one or come to all; the choice is

Monday, February 28, 2005

12:10 - 1:00 PM: The topic is government websites including United
States, New York and other states. Government sites offer a wealth of
information and some of the resources available on these sites are part
of the invisible web that you will not find using Google.

5:10 - 6:00 PM: Congressional Universe is a wonderful tool U.S.
Congressional research. Need to find a federal legislative history,
what an expert has to say about a subject or trace the development of
the debate on a topic over the years? This is the database for you!

Tuesday, March 1, 2005

5:10 - 6:00 PM: A whirlwind tour of France and legal research (in
English) and the idea of comparative law. France is a Civil Law nation
so discover how the French think about law and their legal system.

Wednesday, March 2, 2005

11:10 -12:00 PM: Congressional Universe for those who missed it on

12:10 - 1:00 PM: Statistics on the Web: the focus will be on
government sources but others may be shown. Don't rely on a newspaper
article for your statistics, go to the source. Discover the statistics
on labor, income, demographics and much more.
Take advantage of the opportunities and join us in the lower level
computer lab on these dates and times for specialized research tips!

Ernster, the Virtual Library Cat

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