Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Benjamin Franklin as a guide, this new kids site features the
U.S. Constitution, how laws are made, the branches of the federal
government, what it means to be a U.S. citizen, and lots more.
It has games and links to other federal government sites created
for kids. The American Association of School Librarians conference
gave it excellent reviews.
Savings Bonds Online
bonds online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Save for a rainy
day -- or buy them as holiday gifts. You can use your credit
card to buy bonds in dominations from $50 to $1,000.
with Uncle Sam: Holiday Gift Ideas from the Superintendent of
are always a thoughtful and welcome Christmas gift for readers
of all ages. Just in time for the holidays, the Superintendent
of Documents has issued a list of suggested titles for a variety
of interests. You can buy online, just like Amazon dot-you-know-who.
are visiting practitioners of alternative medicine in increasing
numbers, according to studies released by the Journal of the
American Medical Association in November 1998. This website
includes a database with 180,000 citations on everything from
acupuncture to music therapy to yoga. And it's from an organization
you can rely on--the National Center for Complementary and Alternative
Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.
In This Issue
Guide to Government
2, No. 10, December 6, 1999
2, No. 9, November 29, 1999
2, No. 8, November 22, 1999
2, No. 7, November 15, 1999
2, No. 6, November 8, 1999