Issue number ninety (June 2008) in a series of Signposts sent by the U3A International Group UK and U3AOnline Australia, once a month, to any and all U3A members anywhere in the world.
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|U3A UK International Group are pleased to announce an email project for mentoring German students of the English language; please click-on http://worldu3a.org/cooperation/mentors.htm We now actively seek U3A participants for this innovative project.|
|History Groups: The Old Bailey Online project is complete. 200,000 trials from 1674 to 1913 fully searchable can be found at http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/ To mark it there is an International Conference. http://metropolisontrial.wordpress.com|
|Please welcome U3A Nigeria to our WorldU3A family of organisations. Clickon http://worldu3a.org/nigeria|
|Martin Lewis' Money
Saving website continues to do a fine job - including this item on free
passports for over-78s. http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/
showthread.html?t=927401&highlight=passports (Thank you Peter Matthews - U3A UK).
|Grandchildren visiting? Pages from http://www.papertoys.com/ might keep them off your computer. (Thank you, BBC Click).|
|In Pictures Online, tutorials are based on pictures, not words. They're the easiest way to learn computer subjects. There's no complicated multimedia, just pictures that show exactly what to do. http://inpics.net/ Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 - Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word|
|http://www.belarc.com/free_download.html The Belarc Advisor builds a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware, missing Microsoft hotfixes, anti-virus status, and displays the results in your Web browser. All of your PC profile information is kept private on your PC.|