Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Wed, 04/22/2009 - 11:04.
NATO is now celebrating its 60th anniversary. See their “Declaration on Alliance Security", issued April 4th, on rethinking NATO for a new century. The NATO website also includes a collection of official documents as well as an e-library.
Submitted by email@example.com on Tue, 03/17/2009 - 14:17.
A new federal government website celebrating Women's History Month features exhibitions, biographies, articles and stories, and other material. Information is also given about the current year's theme and about special events at federal government institutions.
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Tue, 03/03/2009 - 13:46.
There are also links to other good blogs, such as Librarian in Black (tech developments, with IM link to Sarah Houghton-Jan), librarystuff (from Information Today), and Resource Shelf (from the U.K.).
See also our Q&A: News Transcripts.
Submitted by email@example.com on Fri, 01/09/2009 - 17:11.
On Monday, January 19th, we recognize the 80th anniversary of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the renowned civil rights leader. Stanford Libraries have many of his papers and videos, including a documentary of his 1967 visit to Stanford. Stanford also houses the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute , which produced his papers and The Martin Luther King, Jr. encyclopedia, online and in the HASRC (Lane Room).
The official website for the anniversary celebration, from San Jose Public Libraries and San Jose State University Library - includes details about anniversary events in San Jose. Professor Clayborne Carson, director of our Institute, will speak on "The King Legacy at Stanford" on Monday, January 12th, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the Black Community Services Center Community Room.
For more information, see http://histsoc.stanford.edu.