Archive for August, 2007

SDOTD 8/31/2007 – MA: Library Directory

August 31, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Massachusetts:

Massachusetts Library Directory – Advanced Search – Searchable by Region, Municipality, Organization, Library Name, Library Type, Branch Name, Department Name, Individual First Name, Individual Last Name, and Individual Job Function.

Records come with a fair amount of information, including hours. Here is a sample record:

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Region: Northeast

Municipality: Amesbury

Amesbury

Amesbury Public Library

Mailing Address: 149 Main St.
Amesbury
MA
01913-2899
View Google Map
Telephone: (978)388-8149
Fax: (978)388-2662
Web Site: http://www.amesburylibrary.org/
Email: mam@mailserv.mvlc.lib.ma.us
Main Library Hours:
DAY         WINTER                   SUMMER
MONDAY 10-9 10-9
TUESDAY 10-9 10-9
WEDNESDAY 10-9 10-9
THURSDAY 10-9 10-9
FRIDAY 10-5 10-5
SATURDAY 10-5 10-1
SUNDAY Closed Closed
Search Catalog: http://www.mvlc.org/catalog.htm
Special Collections: Local History / Special Collections and Archives / Manuscripts
Library Staff:
Library Trustees:

Record Last Modified: 02-01-2007

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SDOTD 8/30/2007 – MD: Pesticide Finder

August 30, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Maryland:

Searchable Pesticide Database – Search for pesticide ingredients, licensed applicators, or for certified applicators.

Here is a sample record:

Product Name: RAID ANT & ROACH KILLER 14

EPA Registration No.: 4822-403 4822-403

Expiration Date: 12/31/2007

Registration Status: Approved

Company Name and Reg. No.: S.C. JOHNSON & SON, INC. [4822]

Formulation: Pressurized Liquid

Restricted Use? N

Pesticide Type: Insecticide

Click here to show Active Ingredients in this Product.

Click here to show the Pests Controlled by this Product.

Click here to show the Sites to which this Product may be Applied.

Click here to view the EPA Stamped Labels for the selected product (external link to EPA.gov website).

If you find erroneous data, please e-mail the department at BontoyWR@mda.state.md.us. We will respond to all inquiries as soon as possible.

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW THE PESTICIDE LABEL DIRECTIONS

Database Last Updated: 8/17/2007

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SDOTD 8/29/2007 – ME: Finding Performers

August 29, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Maine:

Arts & Cultural Businesses – Need a Maine-based dance group? Perhaps some folk singers? Maybe an arts festival? This is your database. Searchable by name, discipline or county. Records include contact information, seasonal and geographic ability, plus fees and preferred audiences.

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SDOTD 8/28/2007 – KY: Audit Searches

August 28, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Kentucky:

Online Audit Search – From the website “Use the textbox below to search for audits on our website. Enter words relative to the audit for which you are searching. Common searches use keywords such as county names, i.e., Adair, Barren, Jefferson or the type of audit, i.e., fiscal court, clerk, sheriff.”

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SDOTD 8/27/2007 – KS: Employee Directory

August 27, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Kansas:

Online Communication Directory – Search for a state employee’s phone number or a state agency’s address. Records provide name, phone number and city for employees. Agency address search provides address and website.

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SDOTD: 8/26/2007 – IA: Bridge Conditions

August 27, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Iowa:

Bridges in Iowa – Requires Google Earth. From the website, “To provide increased access to bridge information, the Iowa DOT has developed a Web program that allows Iowans to pinpoint a state highway bridge in their area using Google Earth software and Iowa DOT data. Information available online now includes the year a bridge was originally constructed and reconstructed, if it has undergone major work, the average daily traffic count, the highway it carries and feature crossed, and its national bridge sufficiency rating.”

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SDOTD 8/25/2007 – IN: Teacher Inquiry

August 25, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Indiana:

Indiana Teacher Inquiry – Searchable by teacher name, school or subject taught, this database is a gold mine on educators. Teacher records contain education, subjects taught, license status and current assignment if applicable.

Here is a sample record showing a wealth of information about the teacher, including their current assignment:

Name: JOHN SMITH
License No: 737106 Issue: 09/03/2002 Expire: LIFE Void No: 372871
College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY Degree: MASTER
Preparation: SENIOR HIGH-JUNIOR/MIDDLE SCHL Gradation: PROFESSIONAL Basis: RULES 46-47
Action: ORIGINAL Change: Status: Active Intern:
Area: WORLD CIVILIZATION
Area: GOVERNMENT
License No: 574658 Issue: 07/21/1993 Expire: 07/21/1998 Void No: 449083
College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY Degree: MASTER
Preparation: SCHOOL SERVICES PERSONNEL Gradation: STANDARD Basis: RULES 46-47
Action: RENEWAL Change: Status: Inactive Intern: IN
Area: SCHOOL COUNSELOR
License No: 449083 Issue: 04/07/1988 Expire: 04/07/1993 Void No: 373049
College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY/PURDUE UNIVERITY/INDIANAPOLIS Degree: MASTER
Preparation: SCHOOL SERVICES PERSONNEL Gradation: STANDARD Basis: RULES 46-47
Action: RENEWAL Change: Status: Inactive Intern:
Area: SECONDARY COUNSELOR
License No: 373049 Issue: 03/01/1983 Expire: 03/01/1988 Void No:
College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY/PURDUE UNIVERITY/INDIANAPOLIS Degree: MASTER
Preparation: SCHOOL SERVICES PERSONNEL Gradation: STANDARD Basis: RULES 46-47
Action: ORIGINAL Change: Status: Inactive Intern:
Area: SECONDARY COUNSELOR
License No: 372871 Issue: 03/01/1983 Expire: LIFE Void No: 291015
College: INDIANA UNIVERSITY Degree: MASTER
Preparation: SECONDARY Gradation: PROFESSIONAL Basis: BULLETIN 400
Action: CONVERSION Change: Status: Inactive Intern:
Area: GOVERNMENT
Area: WORLD HISTORY

Teaching Assignment from Form DOE-CE/CP Oct 1, 2006
JOHN SMITH New Augusta Public Academy-North School Phone: (317) 387-4328
Time Employed: 100% Prior Year: Employed in the schools of this corporation.
Contract Days: 183 Experience: 29 Years Degree: Master’s Degree
Subject Level Periods Per Week Pupils
Social Studies 6th Grade 25 142

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SDOTD 8/24/2007 – IL: Find the Blues Brothers

August 25, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Illinois:

Inmate Locator – Locate state prisoners by name, control number or date of birth. Records include description, photos, distinguishing marks, project release date, information on conviction leading to current sentence and holding institution.

Why the Blues Brothers? Because they wound up in IL state prison.

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SDOTD 8/23/2007 – ID: Employee Telephone Lookup

August 24, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Idaho:

Idaho Government Telephone Directory – State employee email email and phone search by name and/or by agency, board, commission, department or division. Database has a warning: “This inquiry may not be used for any commercial purpose or mailing list“.

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SDOTD 8/22/2007 – HI: Campaign Spending

August 23, 2007

Today’s State Database of the Day comes to us from Hawaii:

Searchable Contribution Database – Resource can be searched by contributer name, address, occupation/company/description, candidate and contribution range. Results may be retrieved in spreadsheet format.

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