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Canadian Intellectual Property Office
The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO), a Special Operating Agency (SOA) associated with Industry Canada, is responsible for the administration and processing of the greater part of intellectual property in Canada.
McMaster University Libraries
The University Library advances teaching, learning and research at McMaster by teaching students to be successful, ethical information seekers, facilitating access to information resources, providing, welcoming spaces for intellectual discovery, and promoting the innovative adoption of emerging learning technologies.
Great granddaughter of Isaac Fuld and award-winning author, artist and art therapist Sandra Magsamen is a “creativity expert” who uses her own creative spirit to fashion gifts and collections that help people express themselves and connect with others. She also shows us how to bring that same powerful creative spirit into our own lives as we express ourselves in our own authentic and unique ways.
Anne Arundel County Genealogical Society
From the beginning of the Society, a formidable goal was cemetery inscriptions of gravesites within the county. The Society has never swayed from this goal and continues this task with outstanding tenacity under the direction of dedicated and knowledgeable members.
Baltimore City College Alumni
The Alumni Association does assists with reunions, plans special events, sends out newsletters, and maintains their web site to keep Baltimore City College alumni in touch.
Baltimore City Commission For Historical And Architectural Preservation
The CHAP Mission is to enhance and promote the culture and economy of Baltimore through the preservation of buildings, structures, sites and neighborhoods, that have aesthetic, historic and architectural value.
Baltimore City Historical Society
The goal of the Baltimore City Historical Society is to cultivate and promote the history and diversity of Baltimore City.
Baltimore Museum of Industry
Step back in time and learn about Baltimore’s industrial heritage as you visit an early 1900’s corner grocery store, Bunting’s pharmacy and an old-fashioned print shop. Students learn about garment making, oyster canning and other industries that were important to Baltimore in days gone by. Through discussion, demonstrations and hands-on activities, students also learn about immigration, technology and labor organization.
The Baltimore Sun
News coverage that emphasizes what is taking place in Baltimore, its surrounding counties, and throughout Maryland makes The Sun's local news coverage is among the most complete in the country.
Enoch Pratt Free Library
To provide equal access to information and services that support, empower, and enrich all who pursue knowledge, education, cultural enrichment, and lifelong learning.
Green Mount Cemetery
Visitors are encouraged to set their own pace on a self-guided walking or driving tour. Featuring more than seventy-five of the most visited gravesites; the tour provides an intriguing look into the history of Baltimore.
Howard County Historical Society
The Howard County Historical Society’s main goals are the investigation and study of Howard County history; promotion of programs educating members and the community in the history of Howard County and Maryland; to provide library research and museum facilities on the history of Howard County.
The Jewish Museum of Maryland
The Jewish Museum of Maryland is America's leading museum of regional Jewish history, culture and community. The Museum interprets the Jewish experience in America, with special attention to Jewish life in the state of Maryland.
Kent County Historical Society
The Historical Society of Kent County was founded in 1936 to collect, preserve and disseminate information pertaining to the rich history of Kent County on Delmarva's upper Eastern Shore.
Maryland Historical Society
The Maryland Historical Society is the state's oldest cultural institution. Through its museum, library, publications, and extensive educational programs, the MdHS collects, preserves, and interprets objects and materials reflecting Maryland's diverse heritage.
Maryland Historical Trust
The Maryland Historical Trust was formed in 1961 to assist the people of Maryland in identifying, studying, evaluating, preserving, protecting, and interpreting the state's significant prehistoric and historic districts, sites, structures, cultural landscapes, heritage areas, cultural objects, and artifacts, as well as less tangible human and community traditions.
Maryland Institute College of Art
MICA’s undergraduate and graduate programs have consistently been ranked among the nation’s top programs in visual arts and design. Founded in 1826, MICA is the oldest fully accredited, degree-granting college of art in the country.
Maryland State Archives
The Maryland State Archives is the historical agency for Maryland and serves as the central depository for government records of permanent value. Records date from the founding of the colony in 1634 to the present.
The Peabody Institute of the John Hopkins University
Located in the historic and cultural heart of Baltimore, the Peabody is one of the nation’s major sources of professionally trained musicians. Through its constituent divisions, the degree-granting Conservatory music school, and the community-based Preparatory music and dance school, the Institute trains musicians and dancers of every age and at every level, from small children to seasoned professionals, from dedicated amateurs to winners of international competitions.
University of Maryland School of Law/Thurgood Marshall Law Library
The Thurgood Marshall Law Library contains over 400,000 volumes of Anglo-American legal materials as well as outstanding international and foreign law collections. Descriptions of our collections may be found online.
Washington County Historical Society
Washington County, Maryland Historical Society in Hagerstown, Maryland
IBDB (Internet Broadway Database) archive is the official database for Broadway theatre information. IBDB provides records of productions from the beginnings of New York theatre until today.
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) is a HUGE collection of movie information.
The Museum Broadcast Communications
The Museum Broadcast Communications is the premiere broadcast museum in America and home to the only National Radio Hall of Fame.
NewspaperARCHIVE.com is the largest historical newspaper database online, contains tens of millions of newspaper pages from 1759 to present.
The Political Graveyard
The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. It is the Internet's most comprehensive source for American political biography, listing 138,150 politicians, living and dead.
Wikipedia is a multilingual, web-based, free content encyclopedia project. It is written collaboratively by volunteers from all around the world. Since its creation in 2001, Wikipedia has grown rapidly into one of the largest reference Web sites.
A website dedicated to documenting and gathering Rusk family information.
National Archives - Mid Atlantic Region
The National Archives - Mid Atlantic Region serves the geographic areas of Pennsylvania, Delaware, West Virginia, Maryland and Virginia. It helps federal officials manage information by offering technical assistance and training and setting records retention and disposal guidelines.
Patent and Trademark Search
The USPTO website can be word-searched using the FirstGov search engine. Use the Search button in the toolbar above to conduct a text search of informational pages on the USPTO website. You can restrict your search to some selected portions of the site by choosing a folder of related webpages from the dropdown menu on the site search page.
United States Customs
As the single unified border agency of the United States, the CBP mission is vitally important to the protection of America and the American people.
Portsmouth Public Library
The "Esther Murdaugh Wilson Memorial Room" at the Portsmouth Public Library is devoted to collecting and archiving local history. The room serves more than 1,600 people a year from all over the nation, with the greatest number of visitors from Virginia and North Carolina.