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For now this list includes press releases and commissioners’ speeches, but more are to come.
The Top 100 Alternative Search Engines
Worth taking a look at to augment your regular Google or Yahoo! searches.
A Blog Just for YA Librarians
Alternative Teen Services is a new blog from a group of librarians at the Kansas City, Missouri Public Library.
Includes such wonders as “The World as Seen from New York’s 9th Avenue” (a New Yorker cover), Oz, and a diagram of the US Interstate system.
The Phrase Finder
Find the origins and meanings of phrases, sayings, and idioms in categories such as from the sea, Shakespeare, the Bible, proverbs, euphemisms, and the body.
The Law in Plain English
Podcasts from publisher Nolo.
Eleven chapters covering intellectual property, how to conduct a patent search, applying or a patent, licensing, and other practical matters. Also at the site: inventor of the week, games and trivia, and other links and resources. From Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s School of Engineering.
Help for Teaching Statistics
Exploring Data has activities, worksheets, slides, datasets, articles, and resources “designed to enhance the statistics knowledge of the [secondary school] teacher.” From Central Queensland University, Melbourne, Australia.