Latest Links - Pharmapages, etc....By Margaret Berkland, Published on February 15, 1999
Pharmapages is provided by the publisher of Scrip World Pharmaceutical News. This site covers internet and technology issues in the pharmaceutical industry. There are articles by industry professionals that cover regulatory affairs, research and development and technology developments relevant to the industry under the NetFocus section. There are relevant newsgroup postings, listings of new pharmaceutical websites, virus news, conference listings, and a glossary of terms used in each edition.
University of Virginia Prospect Research Web Resources
This site provides a list of categories with links to websites with information within the subject category. The categories include: Biographical Sources; International Research; Corporate Sources; Foundations/Grants; Searching for Assets ad Other Financial Information and General Reference. Some interesting biographical sources are included.
Canadian Government Information on the Internet
This site site has a table of contents divided into seven sections: Major Sites, Federal Information (by subject), Provincial Information (by province), Municipal Information, Distribution/Discussion Lists, Library Catalogues, and Electronic Journals. The Federal section includes census/statistics, energy, environment, federal government, law and legislation, and taxes to mention a few topics. Library catalogues are included for academic, government and data libraries.
This site allows you to search for a variety of information related to a zip code. The user can enter a single zip code, enter a city or county to locate a zip code, calculate the distance between zip codes, find other zip codes around a particular zip code, find zip codes in an area code, find post office locations, and use an address formatter.
Specialty Search Engines
This site provides categories of links for locating a variety of subjects. A sample of some of the subjects covered are U.S. government information, Internet, Toxicology, Y2k, library and information science, trademarks and patents, search engines you can use on your website, and learning to search.
Historical Daily Currency Exchange Rate
This site is provided by JEI Corporation, an exporter of Korean products. This page supplies historical daily currency exchange rates from 1995 through the last month, free. If you go to the homepage, http/www.jeico.co.kr/jeifront.html, of this website, there are links to a Currency Converter, Daily Currency Index, National Flags, and a World Time Calculator.