Margaret K. Berkland is the Information Resources Technology Specialist for McKenna & Cuneo. Margaret has designed and maintains the firm’s internal library homepage of Internet links. She also is a member of the firm subcommittee which guided the firm through the decision process of contracting out the design and publication of a firm website (http://www.
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Business Week Online
This site offers many full text articles from the current Business Week issue. The site offers search capability. Selected articles are archived. There are entire tables of contents for both the U.S. and international editions.
You can access news from the press, radio, television, and other sources from this site. Represented are CNN Interactive, Fox News, MSNBC, CBS, USA Today, ABC, Reuters, The Nando Times and Time Daily. You can also select from specific topics.
This site provides links to the home pages of electric and gas utility companies. There is a links to cooperatives, publicly owned companies and investor owned firms.
The Amazing Internet Guide
Here is one more to add to the ever growing list of one-stop sites with links to multiple search engines. This site provides links to 20 major search engines. Infoseek Ultra is not included.
The Inc. 500
This is an annual list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. You can display summary information on all 1996 winners, display only winning companies that have Web sites, or perform a search by company name, keyword, state or industry.
The Web 100: Big Business on the Web
This site provides links to the 100 largest American and the 100 top international firms that have web sites. There is a chart with the Web 100 ranking and the Fortune 500 ranging by revenue.
Public Register’s Annual Report Service (PRARS)
Are you looking for an inexpensive source for company information and you do not need same day delivery? If so, try this site. It offers the user the ability to obtain free copies of annual reports, prospectuses and 10ks for more than 3,200 companies whose securities are publicly traded. You can locate companies alphabetically or by subject category. Fill out a form to obtain reports which will be mailed to you.
American Banker Online
The American Banker Online is a fee-based electronic publication but its headlines are free.
This site provides links to pharmaceutical company home pages.
Are you looking for a lesser known U.S. newspaper that is not covered by the traditional databases or Internet links? Try this site which provides links to local newspapers throughout the United States via a hypermap of the U.S. The list is constantly growing.
The Flying Inkpot’s World Newspaper Links
This uniquely titled site contains extensive links to newspapers throughout the world.
The Ultimate Collection of News Links
This site has even more links to world newspapers than the Inkpot! It covers very specialized publications as well as traditional newspapers.
U.S. Naval Observatory Master Clock
Check your computer clock or your watch against the U.S. Naval Observatory Master Clock. It will display to the nearest second the difference between its time and your time.