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Office promotes the progress of science and the
useful arts by securing for limited times to
inventors the exclusive right to their
respective discoveries.

U.S. Securities and The SEC protects investors, maintains fair,
Exchange Commission orderly, and efficient markets, and
facilitates capital formation.

U.S. The US senate site offers a myriad of

Senate topics for the legal research as it relates to
the United States Senate. These areas
include Senators, Committees, Legislation
& Records, Art & History, Visitors, and links
to resources.

U.S. Small Business The U.S. Small Business Administration is

Administration an independent agency of the federal
government to aid, counsel, assist and
protect the interests of small business
concerns, to preserve free competitive
enterprise and to maintain and strengthen
the overall economy of our nation.

Universal Currency The Universal Currency Converter

Converter contains the top 85 currencies sorted by
country name currencies first. Special units

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Resource URL Description

Using the Internet & WWW Offered by the Teaching Library at the
for Research Purposes chingLib/Guides/Internet/FindInf University of California at Berkeley, this
o.html tutorial helps users learn how to search
the web ranging from primary sources,
specialized directories and databases,
statistical information, and educational
sites. Further information is provided on
citations, information evaluation, and a
glossary of internet terms.

Virtual Chase (A virtual site The Virtual Chase informs about Web sites
for legal professionals) ex.shtml and research strategies for finding the law.
Some topics include Internet Research,
Database of Sources, and Virtual Chase

Wash WashLaw Web provides users with links to

Law law-related materials on the Internet. The
information is arranged alphabetically, by
subject, and by geographic location. All
links on WashLaw Web are maintained by
staff members of the Washburn University
School of Law Library.

White The White House is the official residence

House of the President of the United States,
recognized worldwide as a symbol of the
prestige of the presidency. Built between
1792 and 1800, the sprawling 132-room
mansion has been used as a home by every
President since John Adams. To learn
more, check out such areas as the briefing
room, Issues, The Administration, About
the White House, and Our Government.

Yale documents in Law, The Yale documents in law, history, and
History, and Diplomacy alon/avalon.htm diplomacy site is part of the Avalon project
and contains the following documents:
Ancient Documents 4000bce – 399,
Medieval Documents, 400 – 1399, 15th
Century Documents 1400 – 1499, 16th
Century Documents 1500 – 1599, 17th
Century Documents 1600 – 1699, 18th
Century Documents 1700 – 1799, 19th
Century Documents 1800 – 1899, 20th
Century Documents 1900 – 1999, 21st
Century Documents.

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