Home » post » State Agency Databases Activity Report 5/20/2012

Our mission

Free Government Information (FGI) is a place for initiating dialogue and building consensus among the various players (libraries, government agencies, non-profit organizations, researchers, journalists, etc.) who have a stake in the preservation of and perpetual free access to government information. FGI promotes free government information through collaboration, education, advocacy and research.

State Agency Databases Activity Report 5/20/2012

Work has slowed but continues at the State Agency Databases Across the Fifty States project at http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/State_Agency_Databases.

For a full picture of activity over the past two weeks, visit http://tinyurl.com/statedbs14d. Here are some highlights:



Arkansas State Board of Massage Therapists – Search by name; name may be in any order.

ALASKA (Daniel Cornwall)

Alaska & Polar Periodical Index – Index to journals, magazines and newsletters relating to Alaska and the Earth’s polar regions. Coverage goes back decades. Results show availability in University of Alaska Fairbanks Rassmuson Library, but many articles are available elsewhere or through interlibrary loan.

MICHIGAN (Michael McDonnell)

Groundwater Information Database – This resource was mandated by Public Act 148 of 2003, which requires that a groundwater inventory and map be generated for the state. It is a joint effort of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Michigan State University’s Institute of Water Research and the United States Geological Survey.

WYOMING (Karen Kitchens)

Child Care Facilities/Contacts Locator -Locate Child Care Facilities, Child Care Finder Offices, Child Care Licensing Offices, Child Care Licensers, Child Care Supervisors and Department of Family Services Offices within Wyoming.

CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.