The Only Diagramming Tool You’ll Ever Need (And It’s Free!)

…of Linux, or Chrome OS. If you use Google Drive, you can install a draw.io app via the G Suite Marketplace, and an add-on to integrate draw.io with Google Docs…. (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Air Pollution Control

…and burning, indoor air quality, lead, mercury, motor vehicles, oil and gas, ozone, regional haze, and more. For instance, if you’re experiencing health ailments you suspect might be attributable to… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Free Online Learning Opportunities for July

…Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr … how many social media accounts does one library need, anyway? And how can you make the most of them with limited time and money?… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Storybird – Bag of Tricks

…a cardboard cover. While that is still a great activity, going digital can add more than just a few aspects to writing creatively. First of all, it is instantly shareable… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Economic Impact of Colorado Airports

…airports and air travel in Colorado. For instance, did you know that Colorado has 265,700 jobs connected to airports, with a $12.6 billion payroll? Additionally, the study looks at tax… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: Colorado License Plates

…about the history of license plates in Colorado by viewing the digital Colorado Session Laws.  For instance, you can view the original law from 1913 establishing a license plate system… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: Old School Images

…places to find other photos and architectural drawings, as well; for instance, many reports contain photos or drawings of the State Capitol, such as the image below from the 1892-94… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: Public Opinion on Water Quality

…floods, the 2015 Animas River spill, and increased interest in fracking, all of which may have caused opinions to change.  For instance, according to the 2007 report, just 71% of… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: Education Standards, Yesterday and Today

…fascinating to see how other subjects are emphasized at different points in time. For instance, the 1912 Course of Study includes subjects such as agriculture, cooking, hygiene, industrial arts, nature… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Colorado Public Libraries and COVID-19

…of the pandemic, libraries were also looking at other ways to provide protection, including reduction of library seating options, installation of plexiglass sneeze guards, and providing additional personal protective equipment… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Punishing Drunk Drivers

…to install an interlock device in their car for nine months following the conviction. The measure would also increase fees for reinstatement of drivers licenses. The goal is to deter… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

New Laws Effective January 1, 2009

…tonight, because a new drunk driving law takes effect at midnight, requiring that everyone charged with a DUI be required to install an ignition interlock device in their car, or… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Energy-Efficient Lighting

…LEDs (light-emitting diodes). These new types of bulbs are much more energy efficient than the old incandescents, which were first demonstrated by Thomas Edison on December 20, 1879. Installing CFLs… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

New College and Career Website

…desired majors, industries, jobs, and schools. For instance, if you search library science as a major, you first receive a screen that gives the percentages regarding career satisfaction in the… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: Arbor Day

…library. You can also find information on Colorado schools’ Arbor Day celebrations in the Superintendent of Public Instruction’s biennial reports. For instance, see page 32 of the 1891-92 report for… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Work-Related Injuries in Colorado

…compile the data, so the most recent issue right now, for instance, covers 2013). Older issues can be checked out in print. There are also a number of other publications… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: The Rocky Flats Fires

…Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) conducted public exposure studies on these events and other instances of potential public exposure. These studies are available from our library, and those… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Winter Weather Preparedness Week

…Warnings Highway to the Winter Zone I-70 Eagle County Winter Travel Guide Ice and Snow, Take it Slow Installing Storm Windows and Doors Liquid De-icer Fact Sheet Online Avalanche Resources… (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)

Time Machine Tuesday: The Parshall Flume

…in use today. See the State Engineer’s Office’s publication Parshall Flume: Instructions for Installation and Table of Discharge for more current technical information. Ralph Parshall taking flume measurements in 1946…. (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies, 0 in comments. Score: 65.45)