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Aug 24

The SAGE Knowledge Political Handbook of the World

Posted to From the Reference Desk... by Nikki Hansen

SAGE Political Handbook of the World
Today I would like to highlight one of the State Library of Kansas recent purchases: SAGE Knowledge Political Handbook of the World. This handbook is an authoritative resource about the political organization of the modern world

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Jun 09

Helping our communities move forward

Posted to From the Third Floor - State Librarian's Office by Holly Hutchinson

The events of the last six months have been startling both professionally and personally, and continue daily to take my breath away.  I have been unsure how to respond across a large platform but I have had many interpersonal conversations with Kansas residents and with librarians across the state and nation. 

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Sep 22

1912 to 1914 - Kansas Agricultural Agents

Posted to KGI Online Library Blog by Bill Sowers

The men who serve as county agents do not pose as knowing all about agriculture. They spend their time studying the farming interests of their perspective counties. both from the standpoint of production and distribution, while cooperating individually with farmers to provide solutions to their problems. This description of agricultural agents  was from a Kansas Farmer article written in 1914. These early twentieth century agents reflected the ideals and philosophy of present day extension agents and staff more than one hundred years later. Read the Blog on this with access to all articles cited provided by the State Library of Kansas' KGI Online Library...

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