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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: sources, information, guide, investigator
Number of Pages: 74
Published: 1991-08-01
ISBN-10: 0941375188
ISBN-13: 9780941375184

Investigators will find this Guide to be useful as both a locator of new and imaginative sources of information, and as a reminder of sources that can be overlooked. Contains sources of information, such as various offices within federal, state, and local governments, and lists the types of information these sources provide. Licensing and regulatory agencies at all levels of government are excellent sources. Divided into and general categories: business, finance, people and property. In addition to the 4 general categories is a section on electronic data bases and a bibliography.

Author: Gene Aloise
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: recovery, lessons, apply, learned, future, missions, effort, radiological, iraq, dod, evaluate, source, sources
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2006-02-01
ISBN-10: 1422303578
ISBN-13: 9781422303573

Following the invasion of Iraq in March 2003, concerns were raised about the security of Iraq's radiological sources. Such sources are used in medicine, industry, & research, but unsecured sources could pose risks of radiation exposure, & terrorists could use them to make dirty bombs.Ó This report provides information on: (1) the readiness of the DoD to collect & secure sources; (2) the number of sources DoD collected & secured; (3) U.S. assistance to help regulate sources in Iraq; & (4) the lessons DoD & the Dept. of Energy learned. This report recommends, among other things, that DoD: asses

Author: Donald Wheeler
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: information, sources, guide, investigators
Number of Pages: 115
Published: 1997-09
ISBN-10: 078814636X
ISBN-13: 9780788146367

This guide is intended to be a useful investigative tool for identifying sources of information about people, property, business, and finance. It is organized so that all of the information about a single source is located in a single definitive category. An index has been added to locate sources of information about a topic that may be discussed in one or more places in the guide. Contents: local and state governments; Federal agencies; directories, reference works, and other sources; electronic databases; and investigator's guide to the Internet. Charts and tables.

Author: Gene Aloise
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: recovery, sealed, radiological, sources, expanded, guide, security, doe, needs, information, nuclear
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 2006-02-01
ISBN-10: 1422303535
ISBN-13: 9781422303535

Concerns remain over the control of sealed radiological sources, widely used in many ind'l. & med. devices & applications. The Nucl. Reg'y. Comm. (NRC), the Dept. of Energy (DoE), & states have responsibilities for ensuring the safe & secure use & eventual disposal of these sources as low-level radioactive wastes. DoE must ensure disposal avail. for greater-than-class C (GTCC) waste; states must do so for non-GTCC waste. NRC & DoE also collaborate to identify & recover unwanted sources that are not safe or secure. This report examined DoE's: efforts to recover unwanted sources & develop a GTCC

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: prevention, funding, sources, programs, private, children, state, information, bulletin, compendium, federal
Number of Pages: 74
Published: 1993-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788101781
ISBN-13: 9780788101786

Produced in Virginia and focuses on Virginia state funding sources and Virginia foundations, but also covers Federal funding sources and national foundations.

Author: James McCarthy
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: responses, options, congressional, gases, regulation, greenhouse, epa
Number of Pages: 17
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437935907
ISBN-13: 9781437935905

The EPAżs promulgation of an żendangerment findingż for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Dec. 2009, and its subsequent promulgation of GHG emission standards for new motor vehicles on April 1, 2010, have raised concerns that the agency will now proceed to control GHG emissions from stationary sources, incl. power plants,manufacturing facilities, and others. Stationary sources account for 69% of U.S. emissions of greenhouse gases. Some have suggested that EPA should delay taking action on these sources or should be prevented from doing so. This report discusses elements of this controversy,

Author: Margaret Irby Nichols
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: collection, reference, core, using, selecting
Number of Pages: 77
Published: 1993-09-01
ISBN-10: 0788123580
ISBN-13: 9780788123580

Identifies a small number of sources which will meet the basic needs of libraries of all sizes. Designed specifically to help small libraries select a reference collection which will meet their essential needs. Focuses on 105 annotated sources, and 68 notes citing another 75 reference titles which may be substituted for those recommended in the text or purchased in addition to them. Section II is designed to help small libraries in the acquisition process. Also contains 9 exercises on using basic types of sources and is intended for new reference workers.
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