Posts Tagged ‘websites’

Library of Congress Closed

The budget impasse that brought nonessential operations of the federal government to a halt has also had a major impact on Web sites used by many educators, researchers, and students, including the Library of Congress.  If you go to their site, you will see this message:

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Due to the temporary shutdown of the federal government, the Library of Congress is closed to the public and researchers beginning October 1, 2013 until further notice. All public events are cancelled and web sites are inaccessible except the legislative information sites THOMAS.gov and beta.congress.gov.”

Many other Web sites are also affected by the shutdown; some are completely unavailable and others are not being updated. Anong them:

Sigh. Deep sigh.

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Literature Lovers Breathe Rare Air

To feed your literary habit, bookmark these 25 websites for literature lovers.

Man Reading Book and Sitting on Bookshelf in Library

Website Tour

Explore the BSC Library Website!

Check out the online tour created by Liz Mason, Technical Services Librarian

The Patch Today … Your Online Source for Western North Dakota and Oil News

Check out this new website from Forum Communications:

The Patch Today … Your Online Source for Western North Dakota and Oil News

The site features information tabs for News, Sports, Lifestyle, Outdoors, Opinion, Entertainment, Business, Oil, Farm and Ranch, Badlands, and Classified.  There are also links for JobsHQ, CarsHQ, ApartmentsHQ, and HomesHQ.

We’re also cataloging the site in the ODIN catalog.

A Season of Giving

In this season of giving, you may wish to add Good Causes to your list.  

How do you decide how you want to give back to others?  Check out this sampling of sites!