Morning Buzz — December 8, 2010

IMF press release: The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today launched the online Quarterly Public Sector Debt Database, which offers access to public sector debt statistics for 30 emerging market and developing countries and will be updated every three months..

The National Archives are getting a redesign. You can check out the preview here: http://www.archives.gov/open/redesign/.

Garmin has opened a new free geocaching community.

Google and the Chrome OS.

“In addition to changing their default licensing policy from CC BY-NC to CC BY, the University of Michigan has enabled even greater sharing and reuse by releasing more than half a million bibliographic records into the public domain using the CC0 public domain dedication.”.

Bing is expanding its mapping mandate even further with mall maps.

University of Pennsylvania Library has joined Hathi Trust.

I must say I do like the idea behind The Noun Project. Good morning, Internet…

About Tara Calishain

Covering the world of search engines, databases, and other online information collections since 1996.

Posted on December 8, 2010, in morningbuzz, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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