Latest Links - NetscapeWorld, etc....By Margaret Berkland, Published on April 14, 1997
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
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This is an Internet magazine for the Web professional. The NC NetNew
link lists network computing related news from other online
publications. There is an archive for previously published articles.
The Net news central link provides links to articles elsewhere in the
Internet for Webmasters, Web developers & designers.
International Law Database
This is a U.S. Dept. of State site. It includes documents viewable
via your web browser or you may download the originals in WordPerfect
5.1/5.2 format. The files are in compressed format. Included at this
site are L/PIL Reports and Information; Documents on International
Projects in Progress; PIL Conventions-U.S. Ratification/Access is a
Possibility; Completed Rules, Model Laws, Legal Guides; PIL
Conventions to Which U.S. is a Party; and Other Conventions.
This is the website of the publisher Government Institutes. Included
here is information on new titles, courses and seminars and
publications. The customer service link leads you to information about
contacting the publisher, mail orders, phone orders, fax orders,
e-mail and Internet orders.
The World Wide Legal
This site provides links to English speaking country information
covering the US, Canada, Pacific(Australia and New Zealand) and the
UK. There are also some humorous links such as "Dumbest Things
Ever Said in Court" and "The World's Funniest Lawyer Jokes."
The Time Zone Page
If you need to know the time anywhere in the world, try this site.
Enter the name of the city or country you seek, click on "Get the
time!" and the exact time in your city or country will appear.
Filing Retrieval Toolkit
This site provides search capability for the EDGAR data. You can
search by keywords on 10-K filings; by ticker; by company name;
company name and filing; by form; form date range lookup; Zacks
Industry Code; Zacks Sector Code; prospectus; and Schedule 13D
Ownership Report. Two additional features are the Company-Ticker
Resolve (if the company entered matches more than one entry, a pick
list is compiled of all completions and their tickers and CUSIPS) and
Current Events (identifies most recent filings by day or week). The
site uses three search servers to improve document availability.
The Law Practice
This page is sponsored by John P. Weil & Company. It presents
articles about the day-to-day operation, long range planning and
management of a law firm. Articles are arranged under three topics:
Practice Management, Firm Governance and Compensation Techniques.
This is a treasure trove of links to dictionaries of various types.
There is a list of languages allowing you to go to the specific
language with one click. There are multiple dictionary search engine
links, thesauri and other vocabulary aids links, multilingual
dictionary links and specialized dictionary links.
If you have a city name, but do not know the state or do not know
where it is located in the state, here is a site for you. Enter the
city name and the search will return with all the locations of cities
with this name in the U.S. with their state, county, zip code, area
code and latitude/longitude coordinates.
Depository Library Program Administration
The home page of this site is divided into for links: Contacts (the
who's who of the Federal Depository Library Program), Publications (It
provides access to the full text of publications from the FDLP. These
are text only with no graphics. The link is subdivided in to types of
documents.), Calendar (FDLP events), and Tools (one link is to the
locations of the regional depository libraries by state.)
Web Directory of Legal Publishers
This site provides links to over 120 publishers of legal materials.
The LAWTEK Group
Software for the Law Office
This site provides links to various software publisher sites. The
site is organized by topics: Case & Practice Management; Document
Assembly, Management & Imaging; Time, Billing & Accounting;
Litigation Support & Trial Presentation Software; Practice
Specific; Communications; Contact Managers & Calendars; Internet
Tools; Estate Planning; CD-ROM Research Libraries; and Legal Education
and Skill Building Software.
White Pages United States
This site allows you to look up a person by name, address or
telephone number. The address look-up is via a link to the Four11 site
and the telephone number look-up is through a link to the Database
This site is a resource of solutions to Win95 bugs.
Reference Desk--Windows 95 Links
Most related Microsoft sites are indexed here plus a vast number of
related Microsoft sites and a collection of NT sites and user groups.
This page on the Library of Congress website provides links to
directories of commercial providers and community access providers
Internet Service Providers Directory
One can locate an Internet Service Provider in the U.S. by clicking
on a U.S. map. Once the appropriate state and city are selected, a
list of service providers for the location are listed with the
providers name, location, telephone number, and a link to the
This is the website of the company that claims to be the nation's
largest supplier of batteries for mobile professionals. There is
search capability at this site. Entire battery information is not