Here is Gary's posting to today with some specific resources of interest to you:
Greetings from DC.
The past 10 days have been an exceptional time for new and free
web-based resources to go live online.
Here are links to info from our ResourceShelf.com.
1. Just WOW!
A Must See: (New) The Google Art Project: Super High-Resolution
Images, Virtual Tours, and More
2. A new version of the essential Wayback Machine from the Internet
Archive is Now Available
Archived web pages back to 1996.
3. State Library of Kansas Releases State History Database, Powered by Gale
4. This is not a research resource but might be of interest.
Egypt: The Director of the Library of Alexandria, Ismail Serageldin,
Has Posted a Statement on the IFLA Web Site
5. Again, not a research resource but a lot of fun.
Cool! Movie: "Do You Want to Be a Librarian?" (1946)
6. Global: Historic Weather Conditions & Real Time Weather Conditions
The real time map is very cool!
7. New from National Geographic: Interactive Map of Surnames in the
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