Latest Links - Entisoft Units Measurement Conversion Calculator, etc....By Margaret Berkland, Published on June 23, 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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Entisoft Units Measurement Conversion Calculator
This conversion tool allows the user to convert between over 1,000
different scientific, technical and standard units.
This is the periodic table of elements on the World Wide Web. Click
on the elements location on a mapped image of the periodic table, and
information on the element is displayed.
The Universal Currency
This site allows you to convert between 50 currencies. You type in
amount of the source currency, select source currency, select
destination currency and then click to perform currency conversion.
Publishing: Telephone Area Code Map
This site allows you to check for current and impending changes in
telephone area codes around the nation. You scroll through a map of
the U.S. and click on the state of interest for further information.
This site provides links to over 4,300 print publications:
newspapers, magazines and computer publications. You can go directory
to the U.S. newspapers directory, search for a publication name or
browse newspapers, magazines, or computer publications by subject area
or geographic location.
Top 100 Electronic
This is a list of top site for online employment advertising and
recruiting. It includes newspapers, college placement offices, human
resource departments, and executive search firms. There are also
reviews and pointers for job hunters or recruiters.
This site provides links to hundreds of work related resources for
Human Resources professionals. Human resource management, benefits,
training, labor law, technology are among the topics covered.
This site provides possible solutions to web error messages.
The Pharmaceutical Information Network provides information
concerning prescription and over the counter medications. You can
search drugs by trade or generic names. Articles and press releases
are included in drug descriptions along with links to lists of drugs
with similar uses. This site also provides links to
medical/pharmaceutical publications, disease centers, discussion
groups and meeting highlights.
This site provides an A to Z search for statistics produced by more
than 70 agencies in the U.S. government. You can also begin your
search topically by agency or regional statistics. There are also
links to other statistical sites.
Federal Electronic Research and Review Extraction Tool
This is a new service from the U.S. Census Bureau. It allows
researchers to extract information from the current Population Surveys
March 1995 and 1996 supplements and the CPS Displaced Workers 1996
data. Preformatted macrodata tables are available in nine categories
for the CPS March supplements. The site provides the ability to query
and extract microdata records from both datasets. The microdata can be
viewed or downloaded as ASCII text with crosstabs or frequencies, or
as SAS datasets. More datasets will be available in the future.
Dr Felix's Free
This site lists all of the locations on the Internet that offer free
Medline access. There are also links to articles about the pros and
cons of using the Internet versions of Medline.
This site provides links to 41 countries library websites. It also
provides other library related links to companies, organizations,
publishers, and resources and services.
This page of the Washburn website provides links to sites that
collect legal forms and specific links offsite.
This site allows you to search by telephone number or name for
addresses, telephone numbers, and all of the U.S. at once.
At this site, you can locate telephone numbers, addresses, e-mail
addresses, and search all of the U.S. at once. Advanced searches can
be performed by association, affiliation, or interests. A search can
be performed in English, French, or Spanish.
This site provides full-text of treaties, tribal resolutions,
speeches, and working papers on subjects that include human rights,
land disputes, and the structures of tribal governments of Africa,
Asia, the Pacific islands, and North, Central and South America.
This site claims to have the largest email address book worldwide.
Search is by first and last name with the last name being required.
The following email search engines are queried in parallel: ESP,
suchen.de, Four11, AIF, DejaNews, Bigfoot, Infospace, and SwissInfo.