to students and faculty members. With a new PPP server, students and staff will be able to connect to the University system off-campus using an 800 number.

South Dakota

Lt. Gov. Carole Hubbard can now be reached via the Web at .

Tennessee

Memphis is now on the Web at The new Web site offers an electronic guide to job listings, government contacts and a calendar of events.

Texas

Public libraries will gain access to the Internet thanks to a new million-dollar grant program from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. The Internet Assistance Grants will go toward hardware, software, telecommunication links and training expenses.

Utah

A list of candidates for the state Legislature is on the Web at .

Vermont

Vermont now has its state job bank available on the Internet at . ALMIS News

Virginia

James County is one of eight jurisdictions in the Hampton Roads area that joined together to assist regional Internet access for local governments.

Washington

Klickitat County installed Tidemark's PermitPlan CS, a permit and license management software application for municipal and state government.

West Virginia

The Public Employee Insurance Agency contracted with Standard Data Corp. to implement a benefit enrollment eligibility computer system which will service 600-plus clients, including state agencies, local and county governments, and public schools and colleges.

Wisconsin

St. Croix County retained UGC Consulting to provide technical and management consulting services to develop a land information system plan.

Wyoming

POSSE, Wyoming's child support collection system, was nominated by Andersen Consulting for the 1996 Computerworld Smithsonian Award in the Government & Nonprofit Category.

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