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- CompuServe chases Prodigy with rates, ads. Radding, A.; Spethmann, B. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p29
Announces on-line information services will heat up next month when CompuServe breaks new advertising following its change to flat-rate pricing similar to that of Prodigy Services Co. Overcome user reluctance and brand awareness problems; Bundles access to about 30 on-line services; What the...
- Shop, play, talk, learn on-line. Haverstock, M. // Boys' Life;Oct91, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p10
Examines what is provided by on-line computer services. Prodigy; GEnie; CompuServe; Cost; Where to get more information.
- For globe-trotters, on-line foreign affairs. // Crain's Chicago Business;11/20/95, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p17
Reports that the University of Illinois in Chicago and the State Department launched an online service called Department of State Foreign Affairs Network (DOSFAN). Features; Contact information.
- Toll-free information. // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jan1993, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p2
Presents several toll-free numbers to call to receive free information. Indoor Air Quality Information Clearinghouse; Consumer Nutrition Hotline; Seafood hotline; Contact points.
- Tollfree hotlines to health: Experts answer your nutrition questions. Zupke, Mary Payne // Environmental Nutrition;Jul92, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p2
Provides a sampling of the hotlines that may answer your questions about healthy eating. American Institute for Cancer Research; The American Seafood Institute; Gerber; National Cancer Institute; Each listing provides phone number and hours during which information is available; More.
- ACTIS responds to calls. // FDA Consumer;Mar1991, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p7
Reports that since opening in May, 1989, the AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service (ACTIS) has helped more than 36,000 callers through its computer data base of hundreds of clinical studies.
- Subterfuge award. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/6/94, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p1
Reports that Nassau County, Long Island took one month to provide information requested by the Long Island Business News.
- Directory of elected officials. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/25/96 Supplement Almanac, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p6
Presents information of elected officials in Nassau County and Suffolk County in New York. County executive; Governor; Senators; Assembly officials; Congressman; Legislators; Comptroller; County clerk; Sheriff.
- 800 numbers abound for health consumers. // Public Health Reports;May/Jun93, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p414
Lists the most popular 800 numbers providing health-related information, according to the Public Health Service. National AIDS Hotline; American Council on Alcoholism; Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association; National Association for Sickle Cell Disease; American SIDS (Sudden...