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View Resource Statistical Analysis Report: Remedial Education at Higher Education Institutions in Fall 1995

This new study from the National Center for Education Statistics "examines participation in college-level remedial education, characteristics of remedial courses and programs, and policies or laws that affect remedial education." It is "based on a survey of 2-year and 4-year higher education institutions that enroll freshmen." Among the conclusions: "Twenty-nine percent of first-time freshmen...

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs/97584.pdf
View Resource World Food Summit: 13-17 November 1996, Rome, Italy

The World Food Summit held in Rome, Italy from November 13-17 1996, and its convener, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has made much useful information about it available in five languages (English, French, Spanish, Arabic, and Chinese) at its web site. The site is highlighted by 15 technical background documents in HTML or text format (under Documentation),...

https://www.fao.org/3/w3548e/w3548e00.htm
View Resource Cooperation and Conflict in the Former Soviet Union: Implications for Migration

This report from the Rand Corporation examines issues with respect to the former Soviet Union. Cooperation and Conflict in the Former Soviet Union: Implications for Migration, (available in .pdf format only) is "an outgrowth of an April 1996 conference at which policymakers and policy analysts from Soviet successor states, the United States, and a number of international organizations discussed...

https://www.rand.org/pubs/conf_proceedings/CF130.html
View Resource Culture, Society and Advanced Information Technology: June 1-2, 1995

Provided by the Computing Research Association (CRA), this report summarizes the conclusions of a workshop held jointly by CRA and the American Anthropological Society in June of 1995. "This workshop brought 33 social and computer scientists from government, industry and the academic community together to examine the dimensions of social impacts of the National Information Infrastructure (NII)."...

http://archive.cra.org/Policy/reports/aspects/
View Resource AgEcon Search: Research in Agricultural Economics

Agricultural Economics is not just about the economics of cows. It is a multi-disciplinary field that includes development economics, natural resource and environmental economics, and global markets and trade, among others. AgEcon Search, provided through a cooperative effort of the University of Minnesota, the American Agricultural Economics Association, and the US Department of Agriculture...

https://ageconsearch.umn.edu//
View Resource Give Water a Hand: Make a Splash!

This nationally-known program based at the University of Wisconsin Environmental Resources Center is making a splash with the newly released second edition of its water resource education guidebook. Designed to engage young people (ages 9-14) in environmental community service, the Youth Action Guide (72 pages) includes step-by-step instructions on how to investigate local watershed issues, work...

https://erc.cals.wisc.edu/gwah/files/2013/02/action.pdf
View Resource The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation: Annotations of Cases Decided by the Supreme Court of the United States: 1992 Edition

The Library of Congress' Congressional Research Service, in cooperation with the U.S. Senate and Government Printing Office (GPO) has made the massive The Constitution of the United States of America Analysis and Interpretation: Annotations of Cases Decided by the Supreme Court of the United States to June 29, 1992 available at the GPO web site. The volume is both searchable and browsable, and...

https://www.govinfo.gov/app/details/GPO-CONAN-1992
View Resource Digest of Education Statistics

The US Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics has available this exhaustive compendium of education statistics. The bulk of the work is contained in 418 tables covering elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education, as well as federal programs for education, outcomes, international comparisons, and library resources and technology. This is the 32nd in a series of...

https://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/
View Resource Science and Engineering Degrees: 1966-94

The Division of Science Resources Studies of the NSF in 1996 made this statistical compendium available. The bulk of the site is made up of statistical charts and tables (15 charts, and 63 tables). Tables, unfortunately, are available in Microsoft Excel format only, while charts are available as .gifs. Data for Science and Engineering Degrees include mathematics, psychology, political science, and...

http://wayback.archive-it.org/5902/20160210155827/http://www...
View Resource Pediatrics: Electronic Pages

The American Academy of Pediatrics is now offering an online extension of its monthly peer-reviewed print journal Pediatrics. Access is free until July 1997, at which time it will remain free to subscribers of the print edition. AAP promises to provide 6-10 exclusive research articles every month at the site. Articles are available in both HTML and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) formats. In addition,...

https://publications.aap.org/pediatrics/issue/136/5?autologi...
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