Weather information needs

Image courtesy of  http://www.freeimages.co.uk/ With Hurricane Irene in the news, weather reports and disaster preparedness tips are a timely information need.  In addition to your local information, check out these links: Tips to strengthen your emotional well-being before the arrival of a hurricane (American Psychological Association) National Weather Service During a Hurricane (FEMA) I don’t Read More…

An InfoSavvy 4th

Fireworks  July 4th Boston, MA Photo by walknboston: Used under a Creative Commons Attribution license 2.0, Retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/walkn/182467544/ With the holiday upon us I’d like to draw attention to two timely sites: Core Documents of U. S. Democracy (for key historical documents) USA.gov (for current information) Have a safe,  happy–and infosavvy– 4th!

Wedding etiquette tips from InfoSavvy

Image from www.freeimages.co.uk/ Did your invitation to the Royal wedding get lost in the mail?  So did mine (Maureen Perry’s).  Seriously, though, such occasions bring to mind the occasional need for etiquette and protocol information. The URSUS catalog lists general etiquette books and specific guides to wedding etiquette. Official government websites often have links related Read More…