Please help librarians and library users by nominating outstanding government publications for inclusion in Library Journal’s annual notable documents article. Each year the Notable Documents Panel of the Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) selects titles issued by intergovernmental organizations (IGOs) and governments at all levels. Works in all formats are fair game, as are items published for governments and IGOs by private publishers. What’s the point of all this? To raise the profile of government information, broaden the
Oprah trip "Down Under" surprises Australians - with a bill "Oprah is a household name and her star power has the potential to lift Australia's profile as a premier tourist destination," Ferguson said in a statement Tuesday. Former federal tourism minister John Brown asked the media not to be "cynical about the cost" at a time when the number of Australian leaving for overseas holidays outstrips the number of tourists coming to Australia for vacations. "We spent hundreds of millions of dollars over 30 years without much effect, I must say that
Call for Partnership: Keystone Accountability - an international charity helping organizations develop new ways of planning, measuring and reporting social change, and Charity Navigator - the premier independent charity evaluator in the United States, have joined forces to involve university students in informing US-American giving. This call for partnership is aimed at graduate and select undergraduate courses that cover the management of nonprofit organizations. Connected to an expanded and enhanced Charity Navigator rating system, students in
Y.M.C.A. Is Downsizing to a Single Letter https://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/12/us/12Y.html
You can add a new entry to the long list of problems that can be solved by robots: arranging tables in a conference room...
Rise of the virtual conference - BBC News
Product piracy at exhibitions - Recommendations for exhibitors
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has agreed to buy Continental in a $3 billion-plus deal that would
create the world's largest carrier with a commanding position in several
top U.S. cities.
Deal expected to conclude in 4th quarter 2010.