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Links in the News
by Margaret K. Berkland
Margaret K. Berkland is the
Information Resources Technology Specialist for McKenna & Cuneo.
Margaret has designed and maintains the firm's internal library
homepage of Internet links. She also is a member of the firm
subcommittee which guided the firm through the decision process of
contracting out the design and publication of a firm website
mckennacuneo.com). Margaret manages the links and link
annotations for this website. Prior to taking her current position,
she spent eleven years as a law firm library manager.
(Archived January 16, 1997)
This site allows you to perform a search in 15 search engines
simultaneously. Links are produced very quickly.
Organization Web Directory
This site provides information on many environmental topics. You can
find links to a few country environmental sites under the topic,
Associations on the Net
This is a collection of over 300 Internet sites with information
about professional and trade associations, advocacy groups, labor
unions, research institutions, etc.
This is the site of the American Institute of Certified Public
Accountants. There are a sections on Hot Topics, online publications,
CPA Links and member matters. The AICPA catalog will be on the site
This site is maintained by the U.S. Army Chemical and Biological
Defense Command. It is a good source for contracting information
Russian Contacts & Trade Offices
This site provides an alphabetical hyperlinked list of cities with
Russian Trade offices and other contacts. Each entry under a city
provides the name of the office or organization, addresses, phone
number, fax number and a key contact person.
The Company Helper
This site is a source of information for almost all Canadian
companies whose securities are publicly traded. Electronic editions of
annual reports are available for several companies. For those for
which an annual report is not provided complete contact information
and other data is given. You can search an annual report by ticker
number, SIC code Industry Code and company name.
Financial & Statistical Data
The information contained at this site derives from the California
Department of Finance. Included are California Economic Indicators,
California Statistical Abstract, Capital Outlay and Infrastructure
Report, Dynamic Revenue Analysis for California, Economic Report of
the Governor and Tax Expenditure Report.
The Library of
This is the Library of Congress experimental web-based online
catalog which is under development. You can search books, maps, prints
and photographs, music, online books and photographs, manuscripts and
movies. You may search by keyword(s) in titles, subjects, ISBN or
author. You can limit by date of publication (range), publisher
name/location, and language. Search results can be sorted by LC call
number, date, or titles in ascending or descending order.
This is the online version of Time magazine.
This is the online version of U.S. News and World Report.
This site is maintained by Capitol Advantage. It contains the
information on the 105th Congress. Included are committee assignments,
district office adresses, photographs of members, and room, phone and
books, and bytes
This is a report revealing "what library leaders and the public
have to say about the future of libraries in the digital age."
Printing Service Web site
At this site, you can search and order federal and military
specifications and standards.
This site provides shareware listings for Windows 95, Windows 3.x
This site claims to provide access to over 89,000 shareware and
freeware programs. There are sixteen subject categories and a search
This section of the GPO Access site lists full-text government
documents and gives the hypertext links to their Internet addresses.
Trade Show News Network (TSNN)
The Trade Show News Network site allows you to search for a specific
trade show or top news of the industry. If you locate the trade show
you seek, you can find further information on its location, hotels,
auto rental, etc. The listings are worldwide.