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Calling all web searchers!   Do you need to stay up to date on
important web search developments and tools?  Here's a great way to
sharpen your web search skills.  This is the second in the Smart Search
Update series being offered through OLA and it will have all new

This session with Rita Vine of will cover the most
important web search developments in a 60 minute telephone session
targeted at librarians and experienced searchers.  Rita will cover a
grab bag of new resources, specialized search tools, and important news
about web search, all designed to increase your web search skills and
help you to better understand the web. Take away new tools that you
didn't know existed and use them instantaneously to help you with
your work. You'll gain unique insights, save time, and have a chance to
hear one of North America's leading web search specialists sift through
the news and inject her own expert views into this complex topic.

Have questions about the web or her presentation, ask the expert while
you have her ear! Share your thoughts and ask your questions.  Rita will
be happy to help and maybe direct you to a new corner of the World Wide
Web for more information and discovery!

WHEN: Thursday, March 4th, 2004
TIME: 4:00 -5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Conference Room, Nova Scotia Provincial Library, 3770 Kempt
Road, Halifax
                (Parking is available in front of the building.)

Admission is free, but seating will be limited .  If you would like to
attend please contact Carol Morris by phone at 424-2477 or at
[log in to unmask]   Please note: NSPL is a scent free building.


Carol Morris
User Services
Nova Scotia Provincial Library
3770 Kempt Road
Halifax, N.S.
B3K 4X8
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
Phone: (902)424-2477
Fax: (902)424-0633