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MIL-OSI USA: China: 2020 Air Pollution Action Plan Released

By   /  August 17, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, China, Climate, Climate Change, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Law and Justice, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: China: 2020 Air Pollution Action Plan Released

(Aug. 16, 2018) On June 27, 2018, the State Council (China’s cabinet) released a three-year action plan for tackling air pollution, which sets up targets for improving the air quality of the country by 2020. (State Council, Three-Year Action Plan for Winning the Blue Sky War (Guo Fa [2018] No. 22, June 27, 2018) (Three-Year […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Do People Look at Legislation on Their Phones? Yes, They Do!

By   /  August 17, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Congress, Congress.gov, English, Internet Communications Technology, law, Law and Justice, Leah Ibraheem, Leah K. Ibraheem, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, metrics, MIL OSI, mobile devices, Open Source Intel, Social Media, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Do People Look at Legislation on Their Phones? Yes, They Do!

Source: US Global Legal Monitor The following is a guest post by Leah K. Ibraheem, the web metrics analyst in the Office of the Chief Information Officer of the Library of Congress. Natalie shared the news when we hit a big metrics milestone last year of more than a million page views and visits in a single day.  I […]

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MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Robert MacNeish, Collection Services Intern

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Collection Services, Economics, Economy, English, gazettes, International Law, Interview, Italy, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Politics, United Nations, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, University of Mary Washington, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: An Interview with Robert MacNeish, Collection Services Intern

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Today’s interview is with Robert MacNeish, an intern working in the Collection Services Division, Law Library of Congress. Photo by Saundra A. Smith McBee Describe your background. My name is Robert MacNeish. I am half-American and half-Italian. My mother, who also works for the Library of Congress, is from Sicily […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Congress.gov New, Tip, and Top for August 2018

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, Congress, Congress.gov enhancements for August 2018, Defense, Education, English, Environment, Exports, Fiscal Updates, Imports, Intelligence, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Russia, Security, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, United States Security, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Congress.gov New, Tip, and Top for August 2018

Source: US Global Legal Monitor At the end of July, Andrew wrote about the updates to Congress.gov, which included enhancements to House committee search functionality; adding a legislative interest column to the House: Legislation with Actions Related to Committees browse page; and the ability to search on legislative interest from the Committees section of the Advanced […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Egypt: Parliament Passes Amendments to Media and Press Law

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, English, Justice, law, Law and Justice, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Politics, Social Media, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Egypt: Parliament Passes Amendments to Media and Press Law

(Aug. 6, 2018) In a plenary session on July 15, 2018, the Egyptian Parliament approved amendments to Law No. 92 of 2016 regulating the work of  the National Press Authority, the National Media Authority, and the Supreme Media Council. (Law No. 92 of 2016, AL-JARIDAH AL-RASMIYAH, vol. 51 (duplicate), 24 Dec. 2016 (in Arabic).) The […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Legal Libraries in Information-Sharing Agreement

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, English, International Law, Justice, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Legal Libraries in Information-Sharing Agreement

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Agreement Will Provide Valuable Insight into Services, Collections and Cataloging at Two Leading Law Libraries Press Contact: Brett Zongker (202) 707-1639Public Contact: Donna Sokol, Law Library of Congress (202) 707-8929 | Sophie Brinkel, Peace Palace Library +31 70 302 42 42 Jeroen Vervliet, director of the Peace Palace Library in […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Library of Congress Appoints Directors of New Centers

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Education, English, Human Rights, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, United Kingdom, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Library of Congress Appoints Directors of New Centers

Source: US Global Legal Monitor The Library of Congress has selected Shari Rosenstein Werb and David S. Mandel to be the directors, respectively, of the Center for Learning, Literacy and Engagement and the Center for Exhibits and Interpretation. These key posts are at the helms of newly established offices that are central to executing the […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: $1 Million in Grants to App Developers

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Education, English, Fiscal Updates, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: $1 Million in Grants to App Developers

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Press Contact: Benny Seda-Galarza (202) 707-8732Public Contact: Lee Ann Potter (202) 707-8735 The Library of Congress today announced the selection of three organizations that will receive a total of $1,058,513 during the next two years to support the development of engaging web- and mobile-based applications on subjects related to Congress […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Library of Congress Appoints Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp to Second Term

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Business, Commerce, English, Korea, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Library of Congress Appoints Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp to Second Term

Source: US Global Legal Monitor Press Contact: Benny Seda-Galarza (202) 707-8732Public Contact: Jaime Mears (202) 707-3979Website: Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp exploring the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress has selected Jer Thorp to serve a second term as the Innovator-in-Residence. Thorp will continue his exploration of increasing spontaneous digital discovery in libraries […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Recent Grads in Librarian Residency Program

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Business, Commerce, English, law, Law and Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Courts, US Global Legal Monitor, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Latest News: Recent Grads in Librarian Residency Program

Source: US Global Legal Monitor In support of developing the next generation of librarians and information professionals, the Library of Congress welcomed five librarians to its Librarians-in-Residence pilot program this summer. The residency runs from June 11 to December with the possibility of extension. The program gives early-career librarians the opportunity to gain meaningful work […]

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