The New York State Library is sponsoring a contest to promote a workshop on what's available in the State Library and the State Archives for researchers of Civil War history. Deadline for contest submissions is Sept. 15, 2001. For more information on the contest and the workshop, go to the State Library's Website - - and click on the Civil War Workshop hotlink. For more information contact Vicki Weiss at [log in to unmask] or 518-474-2274.