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Ovid Adds Full Text In Pdf Format Option

Ovid Adds Full Text In Pdf Format Option – Company Business and Marketing Ovid Technologies has announced the addition of page-image format as a printing and viewing option for journals in its 370-plus title aggregated Journals@Ovid full text database. The additional format is in response intended to meet user demand to complement Ovid’s uniform and […]

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Thomson & Thomson Upgrades Its Domain Registrant Search Service

Thomson & Thomson Upgrades Its Domain Registrant Search Service – Company Business and Marketing Thomson & Thomson (North Quincy, MA) has announced the launch of its Domain Registrant Search service on SAEGIS. T&T’s initial Worldwide Domain Name Search service was first announced in September 1998 (see ‘Online Newsletter’ September 1998 p.1). T&T’s Domain Registrant Search […]

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SYSTEM COMMANDER [Version 5.05] [Review] – Software Review

SYSTEM COMMANDER [Version 5.05] [Review] – Software Review – Evaluation [Review] SYSTEM COMMANDER [Version 5.05] Introduction System Commander is a software program that allows your PC to use multiple operating systems on the same hard disk. First introduced in the mid-90s, System Commander has sold more than a half million copies of the program which […]

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Hoppenstedt Directory Database Removed From Dialog

Hoppenstedt Directory Database Removed From Dialog At the request of the database provider, the Hoppenstedt Directory of German Companies (Dialog – file 529) has been removed from the Dialog system effective December 31, 1998. — The database covers more than 70,000 companies in Germany and is also available on other online suppliers such as DataStar, […]

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Database Of Abstracts Of Reviews Of Effectiveness [Dare]

Database Of Abstracts Of Reviews Of Effectiveness [Dare] – DataStar This new database follows up DataStar’s launch of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews [CDSR] in September 2001 (see ‘Online Newsletter’ October 2001 p.9). Like CDSR, the new database focuses on the rapidly growing specialization of Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM). While the Cochrane database contains original […]

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Icann And U.S. Congress Tackle Internet Domain Name Abuses

Icann And U.S. Congress Tackle Internet Domain Name Abuses Both ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), the agency now responsible for assignment of Internet domain names, and the U.S. Congress, which aims to have laws in place to regulate and control Internet domain name abuses, have been hard at work in their respective […]

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Ebsco Online Offers Free List Of Publishers

Ebsco Online Offers Free List Of Publishers Visitors to EBSCO’s Web site (http://www.ebsco.com) can now view a list of publishers and titles available through EBSCO Online (r). While the list has always been available from within the system itself, now the list is accessible without a username and password. The list can be accessed by […]

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Pharma Marketletter [Pharml]

Pharma Marketletter [Pharml] – STN International This full-text database is now available on STN International (also available on DataStar and as part of the NEWSLETTER DATABASE). The database was formerly published by IMSWorld Publications Ltd. as “Marketletter”, and is now produced by MarketLetter Publications Limited. — PHARML provides up-to-date product, company, and industry news and […]

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Echelon Surveillance System Threatens U.S. Privacy Rights

Echelon Surveillance System Threatens U.S. Privacy Rights – Government Activity The ECHELON system, maintained as a top secret electronic communications surveillance intelligence gathering system by the National Security Agency (NSA), is currently considered the most powerful in the world. What is known about the system is that ECHELON attempts to capture “staggering” volumes of satellite, […]

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Y2k Problem Will Affect Most Pc Users

Y2k Problem Will Affect Most Pc Users The majority of PC owners and users, unless they take some action during 1999, will soon find that their PCs are part of the Y2K problem. This is because the majority of PCs still in use cannot accommodate the Y2K changeover on January 1, 2000, and were manufactured […]