New items – May-June 2008

Architecture – United States Capitol

United States Congress. Architect of the Capitol. Glenn Brown’s History of the United States Capitol. (annotated edition) Y 1.1/2:Serial 14909

Armenia-Genocide

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution. Y 4.F 76/1:110-123

Business, Industry, the Economy

House Committee on the Budget. Foreign Holdings of U.S. Debt: Is Our Economy Vunerable?  Y 4.B 85/3:110-13

Joint Economic Committee. Is Market Concentration in the U.S. Petroleum Industry Harming Consumers? Y 4.EC 7:P 44/3

House Committee on Financial Services. Recent Events in the Credit and Mortgage Markets and Possible Implications for U.S. Consumers and the Global Economy.
Y 4.F 49/20:110-58

House Committee on Financial Services. Transparency of Extraactive Industries: High Stakes for Resource-Rich Countries, Citizens, and International Business.
Y 4.F 49/20:110-75

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Foreclosure, Predatory Mortgage and Payday Lending in America’s Cities. Y 4.G 74/7:F 76/20

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. An Examination of the Google-Doubleclick Merger and the Online Advertising Industry; What are the Risks for Competition and Privacy?
Y 4.J 89/2:S.Hrg. 110-194

Senate Committee on Small Business. The Impact of Rising Gas Prices on America’s Small Business. Y 4.SM 1/2:S.Hrg. 110-210

Climate Change

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. The Koyoto Protocol: An Update.
Y 4.F 76/1:110-125

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Allegations of Political Interference with Government Climate Change Science. Y 4.G 74/7:AL 5/6

Consumer Safety

Senate Committee on Appropriations. Enhancing the Safety of Our Toys: Lead Paint, The Consumer Product Safety Commission, and Toy Safety Standards.
Y 4.AP 6/2:S.Hrg. 110-261

Crime and Violence

National Defense Intelligence College. Improving the Law Enforcement-Intelligence Community Relationship. D 5.202:IN 8/12

National Institute of Justice. Using and Presnting Digital Evidence in the Courtroom: Mock Trial DVD.  J 28.31:EV 3/DVD

Senate Committee on Appropriations. Juvenile Violence and Coincidental Problem of School Dropouts. Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG. 110-192

House Committee on Education and Labor. Protecting Our Youth: Paths to Gang Prevention in Our Communities. Y 4.ED 8/1:110-42

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Rising Violent Crime in the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Y 4.J 89/2:S.Hrg. 110-271

Darfur (Sudan)

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Darfur: A “Plan B” to Stop Genocide?”
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-229

Disaster Planning and Response

Federal Emergency Mamangement Administration (FEMA). Reducing Damage from Localized Flooding-A Guide for Communities. HS 5.120:D 18/2/CD

Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA). Getting Ready for Disaster.
HS 5.120:D 63/DVD

Federal Emergemcy Management Administration (FEMA). Flood Outreach Toolkit. CD-ROM  HS 5.120:F 65/3

Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA). Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf Coast – Mitigation Assessment Team Report. (July 2006) HS 5.120:K 15/CD

Education

House Committee on Education and Labor. Examining Unethical Practices in the Student Loan Industry. Y 4.ED 8/1:110-26

Energy

Senate Committee on Appropriations. Clean Coal, Oil and Gas Development, New Energy Opportunities through Carbon Capture and Storage.
Y 4.AP 6/2:S.Hrg. 110-265

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Energy Efficiency Lighting.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG 110-195

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Geothermal Energy Initiative.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 110-246

House Committee on Science and Technolgy. Prospects for Advanced Coal Technologies: Efficient Energy Production, Carbon Capture and Sequestration.
Y 4.SCI 2:110-29

House Committee on Science. Developing Untapped Potential: Geothermal and Ocean Power Technologies. Y 4.SCI 2:110-32

House Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee Hearing on Meeting the Workforce Demands of Small Bio-Energy Businesses. Y 4.SM 1:110-31

Congressional Budget Office. Effects of Gasoline Prices on Driving Behavior and Vehicle Markets. Y 10.2:G 21/5

Endangered Species

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The Endangered Species Act and the Roles of States, Tribes, and Local Governments. Y 4.P 96/10:S.HRG. 109-991

Environment

United States Marine Corps. Commander’s Guide to Environmental Compliance and Protection. D 214.9/2:EN 8/2008

House Committee on the Budget. Issues in Federal Government Financial Liabilities: Commercial Nuclear Waste. Y 4.B 85/3:110-20

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The Role of Science in Environmental Policy Making. Y 4.P 96/10:S.HRG. 109-1003

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. The Legacy of Chornobyl: Health and Safety 20 Years Later. Y 4.SE 2:109-2-5

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Reauthorization of the Beaches Environmental Assessment and Coastal Health Act.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-59

House Committee on Transportation amd Infrastructure. Aviation and the Environment: Noise.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-83

Families

House Committee on Education and Labor. Balancing Work and Family: What Policies Best Support American Families? Y 4.ED 8/1:110-49

Foreign and International Relations

National Defense Intelligence College. A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia. D 5.202:IS 4/2

United States. Department of State. Foreign Relations of the United States.
1950-1955 – The Intelligence Community  S 1.1:1950-1955
1969-1976, v. 29 – Eastern Europe; Eastern Mediterranean  S 1.1:969-76/v. 29
1969-1976, v. 30 – Greece; Cyprus; Turkey, 1973-1976  S 1.1:969-76/v. 30
1969-1976, v. 39 – European Security  S 1.1:969-76/v. 39
1969-1976, v. 40 – Germany and Berlin 1969-1972  S 1.1:969-76/v. 40

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. International Trafficking in Persons: Taking Action to Eliminate Modern Day Slavery.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-119

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Yahoo! Inc.’s Provision of False Information to Congress. Y 4.F 76/1:110-129

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. U.S. Policy in the Middle East.
Y 4.F 76/1:110-131

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. U.S. Relations with Saudi Arabia: Oil, Anxiety, and Ambivalence. Y 4.F 76/1:110-133

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. The MERIDA Initiative: Assessing Plans to Step Up Our Security Cooperation with Mexico and Central America. Y 4.F 76/1:110-135

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. “Diplomatic Assurances” on Torture: A Case Study as to Why Some Are Accepted and Others Rejected.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-138

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Annual Report on International Religious Freedom 2007.   Y 4.F 76/1:R 27/10

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Chain Reaction: Avoiding a Nuclear Arms Race in the Middle East.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.PRT. 110-34

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. The MERIDA Initiative:”Guns, Drugs, and Friends”  Y 4.F 76/2:S.Prt. 110-35

Government

United States Congress. United States Senate Committee on Appropriations 1867-2008. Y 1.1/3:110-14

United States Congress. The Constitution of the United States of America.
Y 1.1/7:110-50

Senate Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Consideration of Regulatory Relief Proposals.   Y 4.B 22/3:S.Hrg. 109-993

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Build It and They Will Come: Do Taxpayer-Financed Sports Stadiums, Convention Centers and Hotels Deliver as Promised for America’s Cities?   Y 4.G 74/7:T 19/28

House Committee on Natural Resources. Crisis of Confidence: The Political Influence of the Bush Administration on Agency Science and Decision-Making.
Y 4.R 31/3:110-38

Health and Medicine

National Library of Medicine. Dream Anatomy.   HE 20.3602:D 81

Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Health, United States, 2007 (with Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans, including Spreadsheets and Charts. (CD-ROM)
HE 20.7042/7-2:2007

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Paid to Prescribe? Exploring the Relationship Between Doctor and the Drug Industry.   Y 4.AG 4:S.Hrg. 110-253

Senate Committee on the Budget.  Health Care and the Budget.
Y 4.B 85/2:S.HRG. 110-220

House Committee on Education and Labor. Using School Wellness Plans to Help Fight Childhood Obesity.   Y 4.ED 8/1:110-33

Senate Committee on Finance. Prescription Drug Pricing and Negotiation: Overview and Economic Perspectives for the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit.
Y 4.F 49:S.Hrg. 110-264

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. The Next Phase of the Global Fight Against HIV/AIDS. Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-270

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Protecting Patient Privacy in Healthcare Informaton Systems.   Y 4.G 74/7:110-33

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. The State of Alzheimer’s Research: 100 Years Later.   Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-96

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Can Congress Help Fulfill the Promise of Stem Cell Research?   Y 4.L 11/4:S.Hrg. 110-208

House Committee on Natural Resources.  No Child Left Inside: Reconnecting Kids with the Outdoors.   Y 4.R 31/3:110-26

Homeland Security

Senate Committee on Armed Services. Current and Future Worldwide Threats to the National Security of the United States.   Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-284

House Committee on Homeland Security. Criminal Activity and Violence Along the Southern Border.   Y 4.H 75:109-96

House Committee on Homeland Security. The Future of Cyber and Telecommunications Security at DHS.   Y 4.H 75:109-102

House Committee on Homeland Security. Front-Line Defense:Security Training for Mass Transit and Rail Employees.   Y 4.H 75:109-107

House Committee on Homeland Security. Compilation of Homeland Security Presidential Directives (HSPD), updated through December 31, 2007.
Y 4.H 75:110-B

Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. FISA Hearing.   Y 4.IN 8/18:F 52

Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. FISA Hearing.   Y 4.IN 8/18:F 52/2

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Economic and Community Implications of Northern Border Security.   Y 4.J 89/2:S.Hrg. 110-255

Housing/Mortgage Crisis

Joint Economic Committee. Evolution of an Economic Crisis? The Subprime Lending Disaster and the Threat to the Broader Economy.   Y 4.EC 7:S.Hrg. 11-250

House Committee on Financial Services. Rooting Out Discrimination in Mortgage Lending:Using HMDA as a Tool for Fair Lending Enforcement.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-54

House Committee on Financial Services. Mortgage Lending Discrimination.
Y 4.F 49/20:110-69

House Committee on Financial Services. Progress in Administrative and other Efforts to Coordinate and Enhance Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention. Y 4.F 49/20:110-79

House Committee on Financial Services. Foreclosure Prevention and Intervention: The Importance of Loss Mitigation Strategies in Keeping Families in their Homes.
Y 4.F 49/20:110-81

Immigration

House Committee on Small Business. Full Committee Hearing on Immigration Policies and Their Impact on Small Business. Y 4.SM 1:110-21

Infrastructure

House Committee on Science and Technology. Bridge Safety: Next Steps to Protect the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure. Y 4.SCI 2:110-53

Intellectual Property

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Piracy of Intellectual Property.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 109-989

House Committee on Small Business. Full Committee Hearing on Assessing the Impact of the Copyright Royalty Rates on Recording Artists and Webcasters. Y 4.SM 1:110-33

Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, and Pakistan

Department of State. U.S. Counter Narcotics Strategy for Afghanistan. S 1.2:C 83/5

House Committee on Armed Services. Stand Up and Be Counted: The Continuing Challenge of Building the Iraqi Security Forces. Y 4.AR 5/2:IR 1/2

House Committee on Armed Services. Implications of Iraq Policy on Total Force Readiness. Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/7

House Committee on Armed Services. Outside Perspectives on Transitioning Security to the Iraqi Security Forces. Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/49

Senate Committee on Armed Services. The Findings of the Iraqi Security Forces Independent Assessment Commission. Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-231

Senate Committee on Armed Services. Current Situation in Iraq.
Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-267

Senate Committee on Armed Services. Afghanistan. Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-269

House Committee on the Budget. The Costs of Military Operations and Reconstruction in Iraq and Afghanistan. Y 4.B 85/3:110-17

House Committee on the Budget. The Growing Budgetary Costs of the Iraq War.
Y 4.B 85/3:110-22

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Democracy, Authoritarianism and Terrorism in Contemporary Pakistan. Y 4.F 76/1:110-130

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Political Crisis in South Asia: Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. Y 4.F 76/1:110-132

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Counternarcotics Strategy and Police Training in Afghanistan. Y 4.F 76/1:110-134

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. The Extension of the United Nations Mandate for Iraq: Is the Iraqi Parliament Being Ignored? Y 4.F 76/1:110-136

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Securing America’s Interest in Iraq: The Remaining Options. Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-153

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Iran: An Update. Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-226

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Iraq: An Update from the Field.
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-256

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. Iraq Reconstruction:An Overview. Y 4.G 74/7:110-27

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Reconstruction in Iraq’s Oil Sector: Running on Empty? Y 4.J 89/1:110-128

Law

United States Congress. United States Code, 2000 ed., Supplement V, Titles 43-50 (Jan. 2, 2001-Jan. 2, 2006). shelved in, Government Information Reference.

United States Congress. United States Statutes at Large, v. 120, 109th Congress, 2nd Session. AE 2.111:120/pts. 1-3. shelved in, Government Information Reference

Military Affairs

Department of the Army. Warfare in the Age of Non-State Actors: Implications for the US Army. D 110.16:2007

Department of the Army. Vietnam Studies: Field Artillery 1954-1973.
D 114.2:V 67/3

Center of Military History. MACV-The Joint Command in the Years of Withdrawal 1968-1973 D 114.7/3:J 66

House Committee on Armed Services. Panel on Roles and Missions-Initial Perspectives, January 2008. Y 4.AR 5/2:P 19/2

House Committee on Armed Services. Assessing U.S. Special Operation Command’s Missions and Roles. Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2005-2006/129

Nanotechnology

House Committee on Science. Research on Environmental and Safety Impacts of Nanotechnology: Current Status of Planning and Implementation Under the National Nanotechnology Initiative. Y 4.SCI 2:110-69

Olympic Games (2016:Chicago)

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Chicagoland Transportation Needs for the 2016 Olympics. Y 4.T 68/2:110-85

Pets

Senate Committee on Appropriations. Examine the Current Pet Food Recall.
Y 4.AP 6/2:S.Hrg. 110-172

Poverty

House Committee on Financial Services. The Fight Against Global Poverty and Inequality: The World Bank’s Approach to Core Labor Standards and Employment Creation. Y 4.F 49/20:110-67

President

National Archives and Records Adminstration. Presidential Libraries Holdings Relating to Prisoners of War and Missing in Action. AE 1.124:104/2007

Rural Communities

House Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee Hearing on Maximizing The Value of Broadband Services to Rural Communities. Y 4.SM 1:110-20

Space Exploration

National Aeronautics and Space Admnistration (NASA). NASA Langley – 90 Years on the Leading Edge Since 1917. NAS 1.83:NP-2007-11-51-LARC

House Committee on Science and Technology. NASA’s Space Shuttle and International Space Station Programs: Status and Issues. Y 4.SCI 2:110-48

Taxes

Senate Committee on Finance. A Closer Look at the Size and Sources of the Tax Gap.
Y 4.F 49:S.Hrg. 109-1004

Telecommunications

House Committee on Small Business. Full Committee Hearing on Advancing the Innovation Agenda: The Perspective of the Technology and Telecommunications Industry. Y 4.SM 1:110-5

House Committee on Small Business. Full Committee Hearing on the Impact of the 700 Megahertz Wireless Spectrum Auction on Small Business. Y 4.SM 1:110-51

Terrorism

House Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rendition to Torture: The Case of Maher Arar.
Y 4.F 76/1:110-118

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. Extraordinary Rendition, Extraterritorial Detention and Treatment of Detainees: Restoring our Moral Credibility and Strengthening our Diplomatic Standing. Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-257

Transportation

Senate Committee on Appropriations. Cross-Border Trucking with Mexico.
Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG. 110-283

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. The Benefits of Intercity Passenger Rail. Y 4.T 68/2:110-54

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Federal, State, and Local Roles in Rail Safety. Y 4.T 68/2:110-66

Veteran’s Affairs

House Committee on Financial Services. Affordable Housing Needs of America’s Low-Income Veterans. Y 4.F 49/20:110-82

House Committee on Veterans Affairs. Servicemembers’ Seamless Transition into Civilian Life-The Heroes Return. Y 4.V 64/3:110-7

House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs. Education Benefits for National Guard and Reserve Members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Y 4.V 64/3:110-10

House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs. “Helping Those Left Behind:Are We Doing Enough for the Parents, Spouses, and Children of Veterans?” Y 4.V 64/3:110-16

Vote

House Committee on Administration. Expanding and Improving Opportunities to Vote by Mail or Absentee. Y 4.H 81/3:OP 5

House Committee on Administration. Hearing on Impediments to Voter Enfranchisement. Y 4.H 81/3:V 94/23

Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Prevention of Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation in Federal Elections:S. 453 Y 4.J 89/2:S.Hrg. 110-277

Women

House Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee Hearing on Federal Government Efforts in Contracting with Women-Owned Businesses. Y 4.SM 1:110-9

House Committee on Science and Technology. Women in Academic Science and Engineering. Y 4.SCI 2:110-65

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