Archive for September, 2011

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Do you want to know more about the Adirondack area?  The “I Love N Y” tourism site has some good overview information about the Adirondacks.   You can also check the outings being run by the local Potsdam-Canton chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club.  Most activities are open to the public.  See their list of “Coming Events.”

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

The question of whether to adopt an amendment to the Constitution requiring a balanced budget is getting much attention of late.  The Congressional Research Service (CRS) has just released a study of this issue, with extensive historical background.  CRS reports are non-partisan analyses of topics of interest to Congress.  See this full report as a PDF document.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

You can now search BearCat using an interface designed especially for mobile devices.  There is a link at the bottom of the BearCat search page; or use this mobile device url.

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

JSTOR database will undergo maintenance on Friday and Saturday, September 9th and 10th.  It will be accessible in “read-only” mode.  You will be able to open articles and download them as PDFs but “My Account” features will not be available.