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|Actuarial Standards of Practice Volume 2||The Actuarial Standards Board (ASB) is an independent entity managed with the support of American Academy of Actuaries staff. It was established in 1988 as the single board promulgating standards of practice for the entire actuarial profession in the United States. The ASB was founded with the sole authority to develop, obtain comment upon, revise, and adopt standards of practice for the actuarial profession.www.actuarialstandardsboard.org/background.htm||2004|
|Agency Disaster Planning : get your agency ready||Develop a new disaster plan or improve an existing one to handle any type of disaster. Read about the 15 personal disaster interview stories of people who endured disasters in their agencies and communities. An expert panel provides tips and suggestions for comprehensive planning, being aware of both natural and manmade disasters. CD contains checklists, forms, worksheets, and letters that should be part of any disaster guide. The National Alliance Research Academy.||2008|
|Agricultural Statistics||Presents statistics concerning agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs and returns, and crop insurance statistics||2012||Government depository item.|
|ALTA (American Land Title Association) Centennial DVD||This commemorative DVD features interviews with current and former members of ALTA and provides an overall look at the association over the last 100 years.|
|AM Best's CD-ROM's||The library subscribes to Best's Insurance Reports (L/H, P/C, International), Annual Statements (L/H & P/C), Expense Exhibit (L/H & P/C), and Loss Reserves (L/H & P/C).||(updated monthly)|
|American Housing Survey, MSAS Core Microdata.||Contains Metropolitan Statistical Area core microdata for the American Housing Survey||2001; issued June 2003||Government depository item.|
|Asia Insurance Review. Electronic Archive||Provides a searchable format for archived issues of printed Journal. It is a comprehensive regional insurance magazine that features technical articles on Underwriting, Broking, Loss Adjusting, Risk Management as well as Country Profiles, Information Technology in Insurance, Investment In Insurance, Personalities in Insurance, Interview with a Regulator and Asian News.||2000|
|ASSE Safety Proceedings||Captures what took place at the ASSE’s 2004 Professional Development Conference in June 2005 in New Orleans, LA||2007|
|Association of Life Insurance Counsel Proceedings||Contains the papers presented before the Counsel; The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, WV -- May 2001.||2001, Volume XXXIX||Files are in PDF format|
|Axis Business Law||Business Law CD ROM||2000-1|
|Balancing the Corporate Scorecard||An interactive simulation game that helps you to build a deeper understanding of how any business really works. As president of the company, you will make critical pricing, headcount, salary, and investment decisions, while interacting with employees and customers who are affected by those decisions|
|Full profiles provide an instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.|
They also include audio and video clips from BBC archives. Select a country, territory or international organisation....
|Benefits Quarterly||Five years of Benefits Quarterly articles - 1996 through 2000. In addition to all of the articles, it includes the special features "Executive Summaries," "Legal Update, "Review of Current Literature" and "Employee Benefits Bookshelf."||1996-2008|
|Benfield, 2003 Tropical Cyclone Season Report||The multimedia report provides commentary of the 2003 tropical cyclone season in the Atlantic, NW and NE Pacific regions. The interactive CD-ROM includes animations of every tropical cyclone event with a running commentary on the effects including, meteorological, damage and financial loss information. Also included are a number of additional features to view and print individual cyclone summary reports as well as regional reports on forecasts, climatology, landfall and financial damage/loss for each territory.||2003|
|Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year||Includes the Budget of the US Government, Historical Tables, Analytic Perspectives, The Budget Appendix, Economic Report of the President, and A Citizen's Guide to the Federal Budget. The equivalent print edition is available in the liberal arts collection.||2017||Government depository item|
|Bureau of Justice Statistics, Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics||Five complete editions of the Sourcebook. More than 3000 tables of statistical data cover the characteristics of the criminal justice system, public attitudes towards crime and criminal justice-related topics.||1994-2002 Annual Editions||Government depository item|
|Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance||The “Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance” gives you access to a listing of all Federal programs available to State and local governments (including the District of Columbia); federally recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasipublic, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. You can find assistance programs meeting your requirements and for which you are eligible. You can then contact the office that administers the program and find out how to apply.||2003|
|CDC: Publications From the National Center for Health Statistics Update|
Health, United Stes 2004-2005
|2006||Government depository item|
|Columbia Accident Investigation Board||Electronic version of all six volumes of Columbia Accident Investigation Board Reports.|
|Company Policy Statements (West)||Formerly issued as a loose leaf publication with the same title from 1987 -2010. CD contains various policies and forms.Includes bibliograhic references and index.||December 2011|
|Conference of Consulting Actuaries - The Proceedings, Volumes XLVI - LI (1996 - 2001)||Contains a four year compilation of the CCA's Annual Meeting's Proceedings with over 170 technical presentations.||2002|
|Congressional District Atlas 109th Congress of United States||Contains maps and geographic area relationship tables associated with the 109th Congress of the United States.||2000|
|Conning Insurance Trends||Stay informed through Conning’s comments on current industry events and trends. Our frequent assessment of the economy, financial markets, investment management and insurance trends is available electronically; CD ROM & USB Drive format.||4Q2016|
|County Business Patterns||Provides statistics for states, counties, and standard metropolitan statistical areas for all private non-farm activities and nonprofit membership organizations reported under the Federal Insurance Contributions Act. Data items are reported by detailed industry level (4-digit SIC) for states and counties.||2000||Government depository item|
|Crime in the United States: Uniform Crime Reports||The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program is a nationwide, cooperative statistical effort of more than 17,000 city, university and college, county, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies voluntarily reporting data on crimes brought to their attention. During 2004, law enforcement agencies active in the UCR Program represented 94.2 percent of the total population.||2004||Government depository item|
|Determining Economic Damages||Gerald D. Martin, Ph.D. Use proven procedures, checklists, samples and tables to value economic loss in wrongful death and personal injury cases. Learn how to calculate damages, what to ask a forensic economist, which tables to consult for current information on damages.||July 2009|
|Derivative Markets. 3rd ed. Pearson.||To be financially literate in today’s market, one must have a solid understanding of derivatives concepts and instruments and the uses of those instruments in corporations. The Third Edition has an accessible mathematical presentation, and more importantly, helps readers gain intuition by linking theories and concepts together with an engaging narrative that emphasizes the core economic principles underlying the pricing and uses of derivatives.||2013|
|Directory of Buyers of Insurance, Benefit Plans, & Risk Management Services||Includes information on over 9,200 executives and nearly 1,800 companies of all sizes located throughout the United States. The listings contains information including the company’s address, telephone number, fax number, 2002 revenues or assets and the number of employees at year-end 2002. It also includes the name and title of the chief financial officer and executives in charge of risk management, employee benefits, pension/retirement planning, human resources, and health plans. After that it goes a little more in depth with some company information||2003/2004|
|Dictionary of Occupational Titles||Created by the U.S. Employment Service, which used its thousands of occupational definitions to match job seekers to jobs from 1939 to the late 1990s. Used extensively at the Social Security Administration in litigation related to applications for Social Security disability benefits and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for adult claimants. The DOT is still used extensively for performing Transferable Skills Analysis with SSA claimants. Vocational Evaluators also use DOT data when working with injured workers who seek insurance settlements and/or vocational rehabilitation services. It is also relied upon in immigration adjudication within the United States||2005|
|Electronic Compendium of Insurance Law||The electronic version of the looseleaf text Compendium of Insurance Law. Provides a comprehensive annotation of all UK and EC insurance legislation. The 'Compendium' consolidates diverse insurance law sources, statutes and codes of practice in two fully cross-referenced volumes.|
|Employee Fringe and Welfare Benefit Plans. Canan and Mitchell||This is a supplement to annual publication. This book discusses major types of employee fringe and welfare benefit plans available under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Appendixes provide many sample plans, including a model cafeteria plan, Rabbi Trust deferred compensation plan, and golden parachute agreements, as well as resolutions and transmittal letters.|
|Enforcing Religious Freedom in Prison : U.S. Commision on Civil Rights||Introduction and overview -- Prisoners' free exercise claims -- The Department of Justice's enforcement of prisoners' free exercise rights -- Judicial response: analysis of cases alleging religious discrimination in prison -- Commission's findings and recommendations -- Statements of Commissioners -- Appendices -- Figures -- Tables.||September 2008||Goverment Depository Item|
|ERI's Platform Library||ERI Economic Research Institute was founded in 1987 to provide Human Resource research for private and public organizations in the form of published reports and software database products. The Davis Library subscribes to the following datasets 1)Salary Assessor which aids in the assessment of an organization's wage/salary competitiveness 2)Relocation Assessor which provides detailed two-city comparisons. and 3)Executive Compensation Assessor which reports competitive salaries and bonuses for more than 300 top management position titles as found within multiple industries. ERI also provides several research sites free of charge: www.erieri.com/soctrends||July 2007|
|Executive's Guide to BPM in Insurance||The materials on this CD offer an overview of Business Process Management (BPM) practices and the industry-leading FileNet BPM technology. You will also find success stories from life, health, property and casualty as well as other insurance companies. Discover how these firms – some of them your competitors – are saving millions of dollars a year and boosting customer service, satisfaction, and revenue.|
|The Factory Mutual Global Resource Collection||Contains Up-to-date property loss prevention and control information. This CD ROM has over 160 years of Factory Mutual property loss prevention and control research, testing, field experience and loss statistics, and is written by experts from a variety of engineering disciplines. It has more than 300 technical data sheets assembled divided into 15 key sections. Included are the Factory Mutual Property Loss Prevention Data Books, Factory Mutual Approval Guide, Factory Mutual Property Loss Prevention Resource Catalog.||January 2003|
FC&S D&O Service
Save time comparing coverages and identifying improvements that may ensure superior coverage. Policy terms and provisions are made clear through concise discussion and focused analysis. Definitions and exclusions are explained in detail to help you understand the often subtle but significant differences in policy forms. All forms can be found on the CD.
Not all umbrella policies are the same - they differ in coverage, definitions, scope and features. Although Insurance Services Office (ISO) and American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) have developed umbrella policies, most insurers file and use their own forms. Therefore, it is important to have a basic knowledge of umbrella features and benefits so that insurance professionals can best advise and protect their clients. This CD ROM will help you understand this important tool in the personal lines arsenal
|Federal Tax Products||This CD-ROM disc contain current tax forms, instructions, publications, and other tax-related products.||2000.2 - Final||Government depository items.|
|FEMA: Anchoring Home Fuel Tanks (FEMA 481)||A presentation of FEMA's Mitigation Division||Government|
|FEMA: Coastal Construction Manual (FEMA P-55-CD, Third Edition)||The manual presents state-of-the-art engineering techniques for siting, design, construction, and maintenance aimed at reducing damage from natural hazard events, including hurricanes, northeasters, and other coastal storms.||August 2011||Government depository item.|
FEMA: Design and ConstructionGuidence for Community Safe Room (FEMA 361-CD, Second Edition)
|Contains FEMA 361, Design and Construction for Community Safe rooms and well as Checklist for Design and Construction of Community Saferooms||August 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA : Determined Accord Pandemic Preparedness Workshop for Continuity Managers||Situation manual||August 2009||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Earthquake Mitigation for Hospitals||Worshop: Instructor's guide and PowerPoint Slides.||May 2010||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Earthquake Publications for Teachers and Kids||Selected full text publications||June 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Earthquake Publications for Community Planners and Policy Makers||Selected fulll text publications||June 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Earthquake Publications for Individuals and Homeowners||Selected fulll text publications||June 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Leve Outreach Toolkit||The materials in this toolkit were created to provide local government officials or agencies with templated, flexible materials to adapt and use in addressing flood risks behind levees and the flood insurance implications of levee status changes.||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf Coast||Mitigation Team Report. Building performance, observations, recommendations and technical guidance.||July 2006||Government depository items.|
|FEMA: Flood Insurance Manual||The Flood Insurance Manual is the official government source for rates, instructions, and proccedures uses by agents in placing business with the NFIP||May 2005|
Revised May 2006
Revised October 2006
|Government depository items.|
|FEMA: Flood Outreach Toolkit||The toolkit provides resources to help with flood preparedness and protection. The materials are also designed to support your outreach to victims of flood disasters. The materials on this CD include core messages and information about flood insurance that can be used in most areas of the country. Includes fact sheets, brochures and talking points that are indicated as either 1) resource material for you or 2) outreach materials for distribution to the public and the media.||Government depository items.|
|FEMA: The National Dam Safety Program.||The expert video series was developed for the National Dam Safety Program by the Interagency Committee on Dam Safety and the Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation. This video, one of six in the series, presents Dr. James K. Mitchell on Ground Improvement for Dam Safety.||August 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: The National Dam Safety Program||The expert video series was developed for the National Dam Safety Program by the Interagency Committee on Dam Safety and the Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation. This video, one of six in the series, presents Dr. Don U. Deere on Dam Foundations.||August 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: National Flood Mitigation Data Collection Tool and RLP Viewer||This CD was developed for Nationwide use to gather information about floodprone structures in order to evaluate appropriate long-term migation measures.||August 2008||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Quantification of Building Seismic Performance Factors||This CD was developed for Nationwide use to gather information about floodprone structures in order to evaluate appropriate long-term migation measures.||June 2009||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: Reducing Damage from Localized Flooding||A guide for communities.||June 2005||Government depository item.|
|FEMA: RSDE in Your Community: Training Videao FEMA 311CD||This CD provides guidance and recommended procedures for collecting data for substantially damaged residential structures. The workbook is a companion document for the FEMA training video, "RSDE And Your Community" (FEMA, 2001)|
|Government depository item|
|FEMA: Safe Room Resources CD|
FEMA p-388 CD
|Display, maps, posters, FEMA l-233 Brochure, handouts, multimedia and more.||March 2009||Government depository item|
|FEMA: Seismic Design Criteria for Steel Moment - Frame Structures CD|
|State of the art reports.||September 2000 Indexd PRF format||Government depository item|
|FEMA: Selecting Appropriate Mitigation Measures for Floodprone Structures;||This CD manual provides guidance to community officials for developing mitigation projects that reduce or eliminate identified ristks for floodprone structures.||March 2007||Government depository items|
|FEMA: Seismic Rehabilitation Training for One and Two Fmaily Dwelings Program and Slide Presentations||Promotes seismic rehabilitation of one & two story dewlings in order to reduce earthquake damage losses and increase dwelling habitability following moderate to major earthquakes.||January 2010||Government depository item|
|FEMA: Substantial Damage Estimator (SDE)||A software tool to help local officials administer the substantial damage requirements of their floodplain management ordinanaces in keeping with the minimum requirements of the National Flood Program (NFIP)..||July 2010||Government depository item|
|FEMA: Taking Shelter from the Storm||Full color guidance booklet for homeowners, contractors, and government officials that provides detailed information about wind hazards and in residence wind shelters.||August 2008||Government depository item|
|FEMA: Technical Manual for Dam Owners: Impacts of Plants on Earthen Dams||The purpose of this Technical Manual is to assist in 4 key areas: 1. Creating awareness of the characteristics and seriousness of dam safety problems associated with tree and woody vegetation growth impacts on earthen dams; 2. Providing a higher level of understanding of dam safety issues associated with tree and woody vegetation growth impacts on earthen dams by reviewing current damage control policies; 3. Providing state-of-practice guidance for remediation design considerations associated with damages associated with tree and woody vegetation growth on earthen dams; and 4. providing rationale and state-of-practice techniques and procedures for management of desirable and undesirable vegetation on earthen dams.||September 2005||Government depository items|
|French Insurance||FFSA English annual report.||2006|
| Fundmentals of Corporate Finance: Self -Study CD-ROM. McGraw Hill|
|Well-organized and clear exposition of what many students consider difficult material. Market-driven revision that is more student friendly than ever. Every chapter reviewed and revised to reflect the current environment in corporate finance.||2003|
|GAMA International: Desktop Masters: Recruiting and Selection||Contains video presentation of leading field practitioners and industry experts in the insurance industry share their field-tested techniques and strategies for success to help you overcome today's recruiting challenges and avoid costly pitfalls!|
|GPO Access||GPO Access is a service of the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free online use of over 1,500 databases of Federal Information in over 80 different application. This CD-ROM is intended to show the general and fundamental capabilities of the GPO Access service. Tutorial|
|Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United|
|Used in classification of imported merchandise for rate of duty and statistical purposes.||2016||Government depository items.|
|Hazardous Material Control & Management/Hazardous Material Information System||Published by the US Department of Defense, the discs contain hazard-related documents. 4 disc||2005|
|Health, United States||Official report of the health status of the nation, presenting national trends in public health statistics. Major subject areas covered include health status and determinants, utilization of health resources, health care resources, and health care expenditures. The data provides racial and ethnic details and highlight differences in health status according to socio-economic status, health practices, psychosocial stress and resources, environmental exposures, discrimination and access to health care..||2007||Government depository item|
|Health Care Organizations and Risk Management: Forms, Checklists & Guidelines. 3rd ed. Wolters Kluwer.||The Third Edition of Health Care Organizations Risk Management Forms, Checklists & Guidelines presents up-to-date approaches to risk management activities across a wide spectrum of health care organizations, from physician practices and hospitals, to ambulatory care centers, and hospice.||2017|
|Health Care Financing Review: Medicare and Medicaid Statistical Supplement.||The "Review" highlights the results of policy-relevant research and provides a forum for a broad range of viewpoints to stimulate discussion among a diverse audience that includes policymakers, planners, administrators, insurers, researchers, and health care providers||2008|
|How Insurance Companies Settle Cases||Looks at how insurance cases are valued, what the adjuster needs to settle a case, and how to keep a case moving. Scope runs from estimating bodily injury damages and investigating coverage to claims, denials and action letter outlines. Includes forms.||November 2010|
|Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf Coast. FEMA||Mitgation assessment team report. Building performance observations, recommendations, and technical guidance.||July 2006||Government depository items.|
|InsuranceDirectory of Asia||Has the full list of competitors in each market in Asia; gives contact information and details on a total of 1384 companies with comprehensive details on about 1094 companies.||2007-2008||.|
|Insurance Information Institute. Fact Book||Contains the property/casualty insurance industry with thousands of facts, figures, tables and graphs designed for quick and easy reference. Covers the dollars and cents of the business, factors affecting costs, losses by category, laws effecting motorists, premiums by line and much more.||2005|
|Insurance Institute of London's Centenary Gala Reception & Dinner||The President's Reception form Top Table and Partner Sponsors was held in the Guilhalls Crypt and General Reception was held in the Art Gallery.||September 2007|
|Insurance Periodicals Index||Indexing and abstracts (summaries) for more than 35 of the most important magazines, journals and reviews used by the North American (U.S. and Canadian) insurance industry. 1983-1997|
|Insurance Settlement Handbook||Contains nearly 100 settlement letters, checklists and questionnaires.||November 2004|
|Insurance Trends Conning Research & Consulting , Inc.||Insurance Trends is a comprehensive statistical overview of recent economic, investment and insurance-related indicators that impact the industry. Data are presented in easy-to-understand graphs and tables along with insightful analysis and commentary highlighting current industry developments. Each quarterly release includes Property-Casualty and Life-Health data. The CD-ROM includes both a PDF file of the full publication as well as Excel spreadsheets with source data.||Fourth Quarter 2015|
|IRS: It All Adds UP||This CD covers the unique and challenging role of an IRS Criminal Investigation Special Agent.||2005||Government depository item|
|IRS TAX Prodcuts|
Current and prior year federal tax forms.
|Final Release 2009|
|IRS: A Virtual Small Business Tax Workshop DVD (Publication 1066C)||Designed to help new and existing small business owners understand and meet their federal tax obligations. The workshop provides information and resources in an interactive format. The workshop consists of ten lessons and is subtitled in English, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese.||2011|
|IRS: Reporting Tip Income : the Jill and Jason Show (TRT 18:25)||Basic tips on reporting income.||Government depository item|
|Intellitype Pro 6.3|
|Microstoft Software that enables you to customize the unique features of your Microsoft® mouse. You can reassign mouse buttons to perform commands, shortcuts, and application-specific functions. You can also modify mouse settings, such as pointer speed and updated horizontal scrolling.|
|The Journal of Economic Literature||This guide is sponsored by the American Economic Association. It lists more than 2,000 resources in 97 sections and sub-sections available on the Internet of interest to academic and practicing economists, and those interested in economics. Almost all resources are also described. In selecting resources for RFE, I exercise some editorial judgment and select items that either offer a substantial amount of information, or are specialized to a given area.||Dec. 2008||.|
|The Levy Economics Institute: Working Papers Collection. Vol. 1, Nos. 1-526|
& Vol. 2, Nos. 527 - 583.
|The ultimate purpose of all of the Levy Institute's research and activities is to serve the wider policy-making community in the United States and the rest of the world by enabling scholars and leaders in business, labor, and government to work together on problems of common interest. To stimulate discussion of economic issues, it disseminates its findings through publications, conferences, workshops, seminars, congressional testimony, and other activities to an international audience of public officials, private sector executives, academics, and the general public.||Winter 2013||.|
|The Life Insurance Association of Japan. Summary of Life Insurance Business in Fiscal. 1998 - 2011|
The Life Insurance Association of Japan represents all life insurance companies operating in Japan. The number of companies decreased by 5 to 43 companies, at the end of 2001.
|1998 - 2014|
|Lloyd's Electronic Act, Bylaws & Regulations, version 23,|
This mirrors the loose-leaf service from Lloyds with several advantages such as a full text search by table of contents, act, bylaw and regulation and key words. Other attributes include hypertext links between related sections of text, tagging of records, personalization features: including Notes, Bookmarks and Highlighters, full print facility and ability to copy text to other Windows applications. The information will be kept up to date with changes by quarterly updates on CD-ROM.
|Medicare Unique Physician Identification Number|
The directory contains a complete updated national listing of all physician PIN records that is authorized by the US Congress
|2005||Government depository item|
MENA Insurance Directory
MENA Insurance Directory encapsulates key corporate information on nearly 350 insurance and reinsurance companies across 19 markets in the Middle East, making it an important resource in your daily work. The Davis Library has a hard the copy as well as CD-ROM. The CD-ROM allows you to do an extensive search by country, company name and person's name. It has a special preview function that allows you to view the share capital and financial Indicators of the selected company. It has the ability to print the details of the selected company too.
|Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications||This CD ROM lists all government publications indexed by author, title, subject, series/report, and title keyword.||January 2000||Government depository item.|
|NAIC Property/Casualty Exhibit of Premiums and Losses|
Contains a database of financial and demographic information on more that 5,000 insurance companies. This database is useful for many types of projects ranging from internal research to marketing.
|NAIC Valuation of Securities|
Contains the NAIC Valuation of Securities Task Force valuations of reported insurer investments. The data on each security includes a quality rating and a value. (VOS is no longer available in print format.)
|Year End 21016|
|The National Climatic Data Center: Periodical Publications|
Contains National Climatic Data Center periodical publications with a brief description of each publication, file naming conventions, and reading instructions. All Publication files are in Portable Document File (PDF) format.
|July 1998 - Sept. 1998||Government depository item.|
|National Economic, Social, and Environmental Data Bank|
Contains the following information programs: Annual energy review
|Government depository item.|
|National Imagery and Mapping Agency - depository item||Vector Map O/Digital Chart of the World; Series VMPO; Item: SOAMAFR; Edition: 005 (CD-ROM)|
The Vmap Level 0 database provides worldwide coverage of vector-based Geospatial data, which can be viewed at the 1:1,000,000 scale. It consists of geographic, attribute, and textual data stored on compact disc read-only memory (CD-ROM). It provides worldwide coverage composed of four regions (sold as a set): Disc 1-North America; Disc 2-Europe and northern Asia: Disc 3-South America, Africa, and Antarctica; and Disc 4-southern Asia and Australia.
|Government depository item.|
|The National Income and Product Accounts of the United States, 1929-2001|
Presents the full set of national income and product accounts (NIPA's) from the most recent comprehensive revision (2002). Contained are summary tables that show the most frequently used NIPA series, 142 published NIPA tables, and tables showing unpublished detail. NAIP's show the nation's output (gross domestic product), the costs incurred and incomes earned in its production (gross domestic income), and their components.
|Government depository item|
|National Trade Data Bank: The Export Connection|
Issued by the US Department of Commerce, NTDB contains current information about specific industries and countries worldwide. Updated monthly and compiled from numerous government sources.
|August 2000 Last ed. (this item was discontinued)|
The National Underwriter Software Library
Includes electronic publications from the National Underwriter. Includes Tax Facts 1 & 2, Advance Sales, Field Guide Proposals, Taxline FC & S Bulletins and more. The main screen allows you to select the products you want to use, then either open or search them! It also shows you what you have at a glance and what information is in each publication.
|NEHRP Recommended Provisions – Education/Training|
The BSSC is updating its educational materials to reflect the 2000/2003 editions of the Provisions. In addition, the BSSC is developing an updated version of an earlier FEMA guide to seismic-resistant design and construction for homebuilders as well as an updated version of an earlier BSSC publication, the Nontechnical Explanation of the NEHRP Recommended Provisions. These documents in combination with the BSSC educational materials will provide the resources needed to familiarize a large segment of the building community with the Provisions requirements
|The NIST Hanbook of Mathematical Functions||Contains an extensive bibliography, a list of notations, and an index. The general format for each group of functions includes notation, properties, applications, computation and references.||2010|
|Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West||This film examines the threat of radical Islam against Western Civilization. Unique foot from Arab televiosn is included.||2006|
|Occupational Safety and Health Administration: OSHA Laws and Regulations. U.S. Department of Labor||Contains an electronic copy of the text of all OSHA regulations (standards), selected documents , and technical information.|
Government depository item
|Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC): Administrative Law Judge and Commission Decisions|
A collection of substantive decisions rendered by OSHRC Administrative Law Judges and Commissioners.
|January 1992 through November2001& January 2001 - March 2002|
Government depository item
|Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC): Administrative Law Judge Decisions|
Contains decisions issued by the OSHRC about cases involving the alleged exposure of American workers to unsafe or unhealthy working conditions. The Commission is charged with ruling on cases forwarded to it by the Department of Labor when disagreements arise over the results of safety and health inspections performed by the Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Files appear in PDF format.
|January 2002 through May 2004 and Commission Decisions from January 1985 through January 2002.||Government depository item.|
|Ohio Insurance Facts|
Published by the Ohio Insurance Institute (OII) to provide its readers with information and statistics pertaining to Ohio's property/casualty insurance industry. In certain instances, other state and national information is also provided.
|Onesource - Higlinedata|
CD ROM version is updated monthly(See ONLINE version also) Contains most of the data supplied to the NAIC in the annual filings of both Property/Casualty and Life/Health insurers (Schedule D, Schedule P and Schedule F - Reinsurance) for the previous five years, including quarterly filings. The interface allows the user to select and manipulate data to generate reports on one or more companies that can be downloaded to a spreadsheet. Typical applications: Report by line, by state.
|The Papers of James C.H. Anderson||Electronic version of The Papers of James. C.H. Anderson former chief executive officer of Tillinghast. He served as CEO from 1972 to 1988. In 1990 he retired from Tillinghast to serve as director of Irish Life Assurance plc and its U.S. subsidiary, Inter-State Assurance Co.|
|The Passage to China: Protocols, Culture and Language for Business and Travel. EduMedia Research Inc. and WiCon International Ltd.||This CD-ROM is a resource for all those planning a trip to China, whether for business or pleasure. While the Country Profile is rather limited and you can find better elsewhere (e.g., the CIA World Factbook on CD-ROM, that is also available in our library), the Business Protocols section takes you from making initial contact through how to conduct meetings and negotiate with your Chinese counterparts: the ABCs of polite social conversation, business communications, business entertainment, protocols for being a guest as well as host, the ins-and-outs of gift giving, body language, and appearance and social taboos.||1997|
|The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC): A Predictable, Secure Pension for Life: Defined Benefit Pensions|
(Y3.P 38/2: 13/SE 2/CD)
|Provides easy-to-understand information on|
traditional pension plans: what they are, how they operate, and the rights and options of participants.
|The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC): Introduction and Frequently Asked Questions.||Learn how the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation protects the retirement incomes of more than 44 million American workers and retirees.|
|Practical Guide to Successful Planning (PIA)||The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has created this new tool through its work with “The Partnership,” a group of national and regional insurance companies. The CD will guide you in accessing this online tool which helps you plan choices based on what you are already doing or new directions you would like to pursue in your agency.|
|Plunkett's Insurance Industry Almanac 2010|
The book includes our analysis of insurance and risk management industry trends, dozens of statistical tables, an industry glossary, a database of industry associations and professional organizations, and our in-depth profiles of more than 300 of the world's leading insurance companies, both in the U.S. and abroad.
|Property-Casualty Insurance Accounting. IASA's, 7th ed. (240 I59p7)|
Fully indexed with subject matter hyperlinks and in loose leaf format. A resource for anyone involved in financial management and accounting for property and casualty companies in the USA and Canada. Used as an official textbook by AICPCU's Insurance Institute, contains four years of updates, compiled by a team of over 40 industry experts
|Purchasing Group User's Handbook|| Indispensable for anyone involved with regulatory compliance. Includes||January 2017|
|The Red Book + Kirschner's Agent Source Book||The Kirschner’s Agent Source Book is the nation’s best selling insurancedirectory containing the most trusted listings of Insurance Companies and MGAs. Each regional edition contains a Risk Placement Index covering over 300 Risks, DOI, Bureaus, Associations, Series, exclusive SelectAgent and SelectAdjuster listings. Every edition includes a CD-Rom and Online access that contains all the information in the printed directory plus additional features in a fully searchable format.||2016|
|Regional Economic Information System 1969-2007||The Regional Economic Information System (REIS), from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, presents estimates of personal income and per capita personal income for 1969-2008.||Government depository item|
|Regional Economic Information Systems (REIS)||Personal income and employment estimates for all counties and metropolitan areas in the United States. 1969-2005.||May 2007||Government depository item|
|Reliability, risk and safety : theory and applications ; 3 volumes ; ESREL Conference||Conference Proceedings|
ESREL Conference (Prague) : 2009.09.07-10
|CRC Press/Balkema , [Leiden] ; 2010|
|Risk Management and Insurance in the Post-Crisis Time: The 13th Annual Conference of Asia-Pacific Risk and Insurance Association (July 19-22, 2009. Beijing, China)||Annual conference that to provide a means for all persons and entities with an interest in risk management, insurance, actuarial science, and related areas to share ideas and to engage in collaborative research for the ultimate benefit of the insurance industry. The Association invites participation in its annual conference from all countries, academics, executives, researchers, and government leaders willing to share ideas and to engage in collaborative research.||July 2009|
|Risk Management for Banks : Policies and Procedures (Sheshunoff)||This CD ROM Includes tools needed to develop useful, long-term risk management procedures, including:||Ver. 13.1|
|Risk, Reliability and Societal Safety, Three Volume Set.|
Proceedings of the European Safety and Reliability Conference 2007 (ESREL 2007), Stavanger, Norway, 25-27 June 2007
Edited by Terje Aven, Jan Erik Vinnem
|Risk, Reliability and Societal Safety contains papers presented at the 16th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2007) in Stavanger, Norway, June 2007. Topics covered include: risk and reliability analysis methods; maintenance optimisation, and risk management. Special focus has been placed on societal safety issues, such as vulnerability analysis of critical infrastructures, risk perception, communication and governance. The application areas range from oil and gas, nuclear engineering and civil engineering to information technology and communication, security, transportation, health and medicine.|
S & P Ratings Direct Database
Includes worldwide insurer claims-paying ability ratings on over 900 domestic and international property/casualty, reinsurance, title, mortgage and bond insurers. Coverage of each company includes S & P rating, key financial data, balance sheet, income statement, lines of business, ratio report, and a company narrative. Please ask library staff for assistancewww.ratingsdirect.com
|Safety and Reliability for Managing Risk, Three Volume Set|
Proceedings of the 15th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2006), Estoril, Portugal, 18-22 September 2006
Edited by Carlos Guedes Soares, Enrico Zio
|Supplement PDF documents.|
|Search2 Data for Decision Makers; Sedgwick Information Exchange|
This is a database of financial information covering more than three thousand non-life insurance risk carriers around the world, including all Lloyd's syndicates. Also included are company information in emerging markets, ratios, and ratings from key agencies such as Standard and Poor's, AM Best, Duff & Phelps, Moody's, IBCA and FIRI-ISAS. Settlement Agreements in Commercial Disputes (2006) : Forms and Appendicies . Aspen Publ. This CD ROM accompanies a 2 volume loose leaf binder that provides nsights gained from many years of litigation and dispute resolution experience to give you critical tools needed to prepare successful settlements:
|Sheshunoff: Liquidity Risk Management|
|CD is designed to help users meet their responsibilities to reduce and eliminate risk in the workplace.||2012|
|Sheshunoff: Managing Risk in Local Government||CD is designed to help users meet their responsibilities to reduce and eliminate risk in the workplace.|
|Slip & Fall CD-ROM This is a supplement to the bookSlip & Fall Practice,by Charles E. Turnbow.|
This book provides you with an organization system and the tools to efficiently develop persuasive slip and fall claims. The CD-ROM contains over 40 helpful forms, checklists, letters, and other resources.
SSA Publications on CD-ROM (SSA 1.8/4 : 2001/1 0516-X-01)
Updated monthly, this CD-ROM contains the full-text of such Social Security Administration print publications such as the Social Security Handbook, Social Security Rulings and Acquiescence Rulings and POMS - Program Operations Manual System.
|March 2003||This is a government depository item.|
SSA Publications on CD-ROM The Red Book (0516-X-02
The Red Book contains a general description of our disability-related policies. .
|2014||This is a government depository item.|
Society of Maritime Arbitrators. Digets ofand Index of the Award Service. 1953 through May 2008. Volumes 1 throuhg 6.1
The digest has been produced on a CD-ROM which
|State Personal Income 1929-2007|
Presents the full set of state income estimates prepared by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
|October 2009||Government depository item|
|Statistical Abstract of the United States, 2011|
This is the electronic version of Statistical Abstracts, summarizing statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. The current year print edition is available in the liberal arts collection.
|130th edition||Government depository item.|
|Summary of Life Insurance Business in Fiscal 2004||The Life Insurance Association of Japan started as an incorporated association with formal sanction by the authorities concerned on 7 December 1908. Since then, the Association has continued to make efforts for the sound development of the life insurance industry.http://www.seiho.or.jp/english/index.htm|
|Survey of Current Business (1994-2000)|
Significant economic indicators for business use, including analytical findings of the Office of Business Economics. The print version is shelved with liberal arts periodicals.
|This is a government depository item|
|Tax Products||Published by the IRS, contains current Tax year forms, Instructions and Publications, prior Tax year's forms, the Internal Revenue Bulletin, Audit Technique guides, links to tax related Web Sites and more||2002|
|Tax Planning with Life Insurance : Thomson Reuters|| Tax Planning with Life Insuranceprovides answers to questions concerning: income tax rules; accounting issues involving life insurance; income tax definition of life insurance; using life insurance in both revocable and irrevocable trusts; creative uses of life insurance for charitable giving; and corporate and partnership uses of life insurance. This treatise provides a comprehensive examination and explanation of all major types of life insurance policies.|
It also includes charts, checklists, examples and dozens of sample documents and forms.
|U.S. Academic Explorer|
A guide to higher education in the United States. This is a government depository item.
|United States Coast Guard: Seamanship Study Aid|
Contains rules of the Road Study Aid, AUXNAV Study Guide & Instructor, Boat Crew Seamanship Manual, Nautical Chart Symbols, and Abbreviations & Terms.
|Government depository item.|
|United States Code|
Contains the general and permanent laws of the United States. The print version is available in our Law Collection, and the database is available through LEXIS.
|January 5, 2009||Government depository item|
|United States Department of Agriculture: Food Defense|
Food Defense in FDIS-regulated establishments.
|Government depository item|
|U.S. Department of Energy: EnergySmart School Solutuions|
free resources available here – provide school decision-makers with valuable strategies for significantly reducing energy use in new and existing facilities. The Solutions toolkit includes everything your school district needs to get started on school energy savings.
|2009||Government depository item|
|U.S. Department of Homeland Security. United States Coast Guard., Beneficial Landscaping Guidance. U.S. Coast Guard Environmental Management Division (G-SEC-3)|
Prepared as part of the Coast Guard's commitment to protecting and restorin natural resource with Coast Gauard facilities and commitment to the Greening of the Government as required in the Executive Order (E.O.) 13148.
|Government depository item.|
|U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Ofiice of Citizenship, Welcometo the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants|
Information for immigrants to the United States. Information is in both Englsih and Spanish.
|Government depository item.|
U.S. Department of Transportation. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. An implementation guide for juvenile holdover programs.(TD 8.8:J 98/CD)
Contains PDF files to assist with the stategic planning of steps necessary to design, develop and implement a new juvenile holdover program. Just as each program will be unique to the needs and resources of each jurisdiction, the specific planning process of each jurisdiction also will be unique. The tools contained on this disc provide examples and aid in this process.
|Government depository item.|
|U.S. Department of Transportation. Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS)||EFTPS is a fast, easy and convenient way for taxpayers to initiate federal tax payments electronically with a simple telephone call or through a personal computer, eliminating paper Federal Tax De- posit coupons, checks and trips to the bank. EFTPS only changes the method of paying taxes not the date taxes are due or the amounts owed. This CD provides instructions on filing and additional information on filing taxes.|
|U.S. Exports of Merchandise|
Contains information on U.S. export statistics, both government and non-government shipments, of domestic and foreign merchandise (including non-monetary gold and silver) from the U.S. Customs Districts (the 50 states, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico), U.S. Foreign Trade Zones, and the U.S. Virgin Islands to foreign countries.xThisitemis updated on a monthly basis. The Davis Library also has the Historical Summary 1997 - 2001 on a separate CD.
|December 2016||Government depository items.|
|U.S. Global Trade Outlook 1995-2000: Toward the 21st Century|
The International Trade Administration's U.S. Global Trade Outlook 1995-2000: Toward the 21st Century shows the increasing emphasis on the globalization of markets and the importance of world trade.
|Government depository item.|
|U.S. Government Fiscal Year Budget (2012)|
Issued by the Office of Management and Budget, the Budget of the United States Government is a collection of documents that contains the budget message of the President, information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications that have been issued throughout the fiscal year. Other related and supporting budget publications, such as the Economic Report of the President, are included, which may vary from year to year.
|2012||Government depository item.|
U.S. Imports of Merchandise
Contains information on U.S. import statistics, both government and non-government shipments, of domestic and foreign merchandise (including non-monetary gold and silver) into the U.S. Customs Territory (the 50 states, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico), U.S. Foreign Trade Zones, and U.S. Virgin Islands from foreign countries. This item is updated on a monthly basis. The Davis Library also has the Historical Summary 1997 - 2001 on a separate CD.
|December 2016||Government depository items.|
|Value-At-Risk Models: Market Risk Analysis(IV). Carol Alexander. Wiley Finance Series.||Forms part four of the Market Risk Analysis four volume set. Pedagogical approach to practical examples that are relevant to market risk analysis in practice.||2009|
|Violence on the Job|
Violence on the Job discusses practical measures for identifying risk factors for violence at work, and taking strategic action to keep employees safe. Designed to engage a wide variety of workplace audiences, the DVD is based on extensive NIOSH research, supplemented with information from other authoritative sources.
|Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases-Electronic Form for Data Through 2003 & 2002 Database||The new electronic version of Forms EIA-1605 (for data through 2003) and EIA-160EZ (for 2003 data only).What Was Reported? The Voluntary Reporting Program permits three distinct|
types of reporting:
Project-level emissions and reductions, defined as the emission reduction consequences of a particular action
•Entity-level emissions and reductions, defined as the emissions and reductions of an entire organization, usually defined as a corporation
•Commitments to take action to reduce emissions in the future.
|Welcome to the United States: a guide for New Immigrants||This guide provides a general summary of rights, responsibilities, and procedures related to permanent residents. To get more specific and detailed information, you should consult the laws, regulations, forms, and guidance of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). You should always consult these more detailed resources for your specific immigration question or case.|
|World Islamic InsuranceDirectory 2007||The first-ever World Islamic InsuranceDirectory, gives readers a much-needed snapshot of the operators in the dynamic takaful arena and underscoring the growing importance of this segment in the global insurance markets. This directory, represents a practitioners' reference guide, captures key corporate information of more than 100 Islamic insurance companies across 27 countries.|
World of Natural Hazards
Published by Munich Re Group primarily for insurance specialists & engineers to provide an aid in day-to-day decision-making and planning of expert opinions in the subject area of natural hazards. It incorporates a wide range of innovative functions and specialist knowledge including:
|Workers' Comp Checklist||Search the 2006 editions of Workers Compensation||2007|
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