Deere John: Researcher Warns Ag Giant’s Site Provides a Map to Customers, Equipment

The Security Ledger

agriculture sector is woefully unprepared for disruptive cyber attacks, experts warn. » Related Stories Critical Flaws Found In Widely Used Netmask Open Source Library Episode 201: Bug Hunting with Sick Codes Episode 198: Must Hear Interviews from 2020.

Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

Unwritten Record

National Bookmobile Day is April 22, part of National Library Week (April 19-25). . A library is a place that stores information, a place where people from all walks of life have the opportunity to obtain textual and audiovisual material for education, entertainment, and enlightenment.


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Spotlight: Dorothea Lange

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Source: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black-and-White Negatives. The FSA photographs are located at the Library of Congress.

Eggplant Activism: Philadelphia Community Gardens and COVID-19


McLean Library, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Community gardens are an important part of our Commonwealth’s food and agricultural system,” Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding said. McLean Library, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.

Incorporate archived materials from the Wayback Machine into your collections with the Waybackfill Service


For example, institutions like the Montana State Library have used the Waybackfill Service to include materials from more recent archives of their state’s agency websites alongside the versions preserved by the Internet Archive for years before they joined Archive-It. by the Archive-It team.

Unwrapping the Archives

The Texas Record

While that is an interesting popular image, the archives and archivists here at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) are the protectors of documented history. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Archive-It Partner News, December 2019


Winter , Milner Library, Illinois State University. Untitled , Milner Library, Illinois State University. In case you missed it, the Teaching Archive-It webinar with Archive-It partners from New York University and Library and Archives Canada is now online here.

CILIP?s first Thai accreditation at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok


CILIP is delighted to announce that two courses at Chulalongkorn (Chula) University have been awarded CILIP accreditation, recognising that they provide solid preparation for professional practice and a suitable base for anybody entering the library, information and knowledge management professions. CU is composed of nineteen faculties, a School of Agriculture, three colleges, ten institutes and two other schools all in Bangkok. CILIP?s

Archive-It Partner News, January 2021


New opportunity for public libraries. We’re inviting 150+ more public libraries to join the Community Webs cohort of web archiving partners. Mercer University Law School Library. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. by the Archive-It team.

Calculating the Benefits of the Advanced Encryption Standard

Schneier on Security

The economic sectors represented by ten or more survey respondents include the following: agriculture; construction; manufacturing; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; information; real estate rental and leasing; professional, scientific, and technical services; management services; waste management; educational services; and arts and entertainment.

Botany: one of FSU’s longest taught subjects

Archives Blogs

View object in the digital library here. View object in the digital library here. View object in the digital library here. View object in the digital library here. View object in the digital library here. Florida Flambeau, May 24, 1929.

Uncovering Local Sharecropping through a General Store: The Van Brunt Business Records

Archives Blogs

Sharecropping was an agricultural labor system that replaced slavery following the end of the Civil War. At the beginning of the agricultural year, sharecroppers bought their seeds and supplies on credit. While they could pay cash if they had it, sharecroppers paid their store balance down with agricultural goods as well. The 1911 Day Book and Sharecropping Contracts are also available for viewing in our digital library, DigiNole.

Special Media Catalog Updates

Unwritten Record

General Radio Programs Recordings Relating to Secretaries of Agriculture, 3/8/1941 – 1/19/1993 (NAID 100989, Local Identifier 16-GENERALa) (1483 new item descriptions, no audio files). Motion Picture Library Stock Shots, ca.

SAA Austin Recap #2! Acquisitions & Appraisal & Electronic Records Section Joint Section Meeting!

The Schedule

The first presentation of the meeting came from Christian Kelleher, Head of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries and was titled “Advocating for Appraisal.” The tools that Waugh and Venlet covered are open source; Cat Lea Holbrook, Archivist at the Schlesinger Library spoke about FTK, a paid program that has some functions similar to those in the other tools as well as functions that go beyond. Author: Scott Kirycki.

Spotlight: Happy Birthday, West Virginia

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The film, West Virginia and Its Natural Resources , was part of the film library of the Bureau of Mines. The library served as a way to further agency’s mission to spread information on the extraction, processing, use and conservation of mineral resources.

Updated SCA Page in Florida History Research Guide

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One of our major projects this summer in light of Covid-19 and the need for expanded online services has been to update our presence on FSU Library research guides to better connect patrons with our materials remotely. This post was co-authored by Jennifer Fain.

Stock Footage Spotlight: Historically Black Colleges and Universities in WWII

Unwritten Record

In order to support its film production operations, the USIA maintained a library of stock footage, which could be quickly pulled and cut into its film projects. That library of stock shots is now held in the USIA record group at the National Archives and Records Administration. The library contains footage and outtakes from a number of films produced during the New Deal and World War II. Prairie View students study agriculture and learn to forge machine parts and tools.

Visual Cues and Clues: Looking ON the Photo

Unwritten Record

Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service.” Such copies can be sent to the Still Picture Branch or the Library, National Archives and Records Administration.

Spotlight: Photographs Documenting the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Unwritten Record

In fact, photographs documenting CCC activities and companies are scattered throughout the United States and are housed within the collections of state libraries and archives, university libraries and archives, and within the collections of local historical societies.

Now Showing: George Washington Carver on Kodachrome

Unwritten Record

During his time at Tuskegee, Dr. Carver published forty-four bulletins for farmers covering many agricultural topics, with the most popular being How to Grow the Peanut and 105 Ways of Preparing it for Human Consumption. This collection, consisting of 150 hours of recordings, may be found at the Kalamazoo Public Library. One of our Motion Picture Preservation Lab staff identified a remarkable film in a recent accession of audiovisual material from the National Park Service (NPS).

CILIP?s third Chinese accreditation at Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology


The department is the third CILIP accredited learning provider in mainland China following Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou and Nanjing Agricultural University. CILIP?s s third Chinese accreditation at Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST).

Visual Cues and Clues: Picking the Right Record Group for Still Pictures

Unwritten Record

Keep in mind that photos can also be located at Regional Facilities, Presidential Libraries, or even Textual Records. . Because this photograph depicts a forest, it is likely related to the Agriculture section of the Record Group clusters list.

Collecting for continuity and for change: The web archiving experience in Westborough


By Anthony Vaver, Local History Librarian and Archivist, Westborough Public Library. Still, I struggled to come up with a reason why someone from our growing South Asian population should visit our public library’s local history room. In 2017, our library applied for and received a grant to participate in the Community Webs program, designed to teach public libraries how to use web archiving tools and enable them to curate local history collections.

One of the County’s Earliest African-American Radio Programs on WNYC 1929-1930

Archives Blogs

Library of Congress). NYWTS Collection Library of Congress). NAACP Director of Branches Robert Bagnall (Library of Congress). Department of Agriculture, where he was involved with research related to black farmers. Library of Congress). Carl Van Vecten/Library of Congress). Library of Congress). WNYC was one of the earliest broadcasters of a regularly scheduled program aimed at African-Americans.

Web 2 Preview: DigitalGlobe: The World Is The Index

John Battelle's Searchblog

There's NASA, there's NIH, there's Agriculture, you get the picture, no pun intended). With over 37 million km2 of 3 inch to 2 foot resolution color imagery of select American and international markets, DigitalGlobe’s Orthorectified Aerial Imagery is part of our complete offering of the most current high resolution aerial and satellite imagery and the largest library of earth imagery available anywhere. I had an extraordinary day yesterday, in terms of who I got to talk with.

The Hacker Mind Podcast: The Right To Repair


Every three years the US Library of Congress is tasked with reviewing section 1201 of the DMCA. In April of 2021, the Library of Congress will again review new exemption requests. How do the current DMCA laws impact those who hack digital devices?

The Hacker Mind Podcast: The Right To Repair


Every three years the US Library of Congress is tasked with reviewing section 1201 of the DMCA. In April of 2021, the Library of Congress will again review new exemption requests. How do the current DMCA laws impact those who hack digital devices?

A Strength of Snells

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William has been credited with the invention of the principle of the mechanical knotter or twine binder , which he sold to Appleby who made improvements and revolutionized American agriculture.”. In this case a little Photoshop work and subsequent investigation in our library catalogue revealed not only the title of the work – they’re two volumes of a four-volume title — but the fact that we own the exact copies that Strong uses in the photograph. A pounce of cats.

IDEA 2008


The “IDEA Conference&# :[link] took place in Chicago on October 7-9 at the Harold Washington Library Center. In this presentation, author and landscape designer, Edwina von Gal , discusses how this project has inspired her to become involved in other educational and applied projects in Panama, working with scientists, students, and local populations to explore sustainable alternatives in agriculture, architecture, and tourism.