- World Almanac News Quiz Answers. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p6
A quiz about general knowledge and information is presented.
- NUGGETS. // Alaska Almanac;2006, Issue 30, p189
An almanac entry about the 1994 flooding of the Koyukuk River in Alaska is presented. The floods uprooted and carried off many Allakaket homes. About eight of the houses just switched neighborhoods, coming to rest on State land adjacent to the local airfield. The State notified homeowners that...
- African American Reference Books for Public Libraries. Harris, Nora // Booklist;02/15/99, Vol. 95 Issue 12, p1087
Reviews several reference books `The African American Almanac,' 7th edition by L. Mpho Mabunda `African American Quotations,' edited by Richard Newman `Contemporary Quotations in Black,' edited by Anita King `My Soul Looks Back, 'Less I Forget: A Collection of Quotations by People of Color,'...
- REGIONS OF ALASKA. // Alaska Almanac;2006, Issue 30, p187
An entry for the regions of Alaska is presented. The state is organized by geography and climate into six general regions. The Southeast region stretches approximately 500 miles from Icy Bay, northwest of Yakutat, south to Dixon Entrance at the U.S.-Canada border beyond the southern tip of...
- REPTILES. // Alaska Almanac;2006, Issue 30, p192
An entry for reptiles in Alaska is presented. For all practical purposes, reptiles are not found in Alaska outside of captivity. The northern limits of North American reptilian species may be the latitude at which their embryos fail to develop during the summer. Three sightings of a species of...
- new releases. // Library Journal;11/1/2015 Supplement Reference, p16
The article presents a list of newly release general reference books on encyclopedia, almanac and directories which include "Canadian Almanac & Directory 2016," "The Comparative Guide to American Suburbs, 2015/16" and "Associations Canada, 2016."
- 35 years ago in reason. // Reason;Jan2008, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p6
This section presents quotations from notable people including columnist Jack Anderson on political dissidents, Ronald E. Merrill on intellectuals in humanities and John J. Pierce on popular fiction.
- QUOTATION SOURCES. Denenberg, Dennis; Roscoe, Lorraine // 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet;2002, p118
Presents a list of references from which quotations from U.S. heroes were taken.
- SKYGAZER'S ALMANAC 2003. // Sky & Telescope;Jan2003 Supplement, Vol. 105, p1
Presents an almanac for U.S. stargazers for the year 2003. Instructions on using chart; Definition of terms used in chart; Events in evening and morning skies.