The folks at Dulcinea sent me an e-mail about SweetSearch, a custom search engine designed for students. This is a custom search engine that’s had a bunch of work put into it […]
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I don’t know how new this resource is, but it’s new to me. The University of Pittsburgh’s Digital Research Library has a collection called “Historic Pittsburgh City Directories,” available at http://digital.library.pitt.edu/p/pitttextdir/. This […]
After watching major search engines develop way to search for Creative Commons images, it’s no surprise to discover that there’s a search engine dedicated exclusively to Creative Commons and public domain images. […]
Wow! I had no idea West Virginia had such a great online vital record collection. I found out thanks to this article in the Charleston Daily Mail. What am I going on […]
Wondering what’s coming out of the tap? The Environmental Working Group can tell you, thanks to analysis of 20 million tap water quality tests performed between 2004 and 2009. There’s a database […]