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Academic OneFile

Academic OneFile is a comprehensive, database of more than 8,000 journals covering everything from science to the humanities.

Academic Search Premier

Large academic multi-disciplinary database which provides full text for more than 4,500 publications. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals.

Aluka

Aluka is an international, collaborative initiative building an online digital library of scholarly resources from and about Africa. Shain Library has access to two collections: Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa, and African Cultural Heritage Sites & Landscapes.

American State Papers, 1789-1838

Primary source material on many aspects of early American history from 1789 to 1838.

Avalon

Browsable collection of digital documents relative to the fields of Law, History, Economics, Politics, Diplomacy and Government from the Yale Law School Law Library. 

China Data Center

Provides easy access to an extensive repository of standardized and structured statistical data. The Data-Planet repository contains more than 90 billion data points from more than 65 source organizations

Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection

Includes the Congressional Record (1873-to date) and its three predecessors: the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873).

Congressional Universe (now called Proquest Congressional)

Access to the full text of congressional working papers and legislation. Plus access to a wide variety of information about Congress, including member biographical and committee assignment information, voting records,financial data, and the full text of the Congressional Record. In addition, provides access to the full text of key regulatory and statutory resources.

Europa World Yearbook

First published in 1926, the year book is renowned as one of the world's leading reference works, covering political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

International Political Science Abstracts

Includes current indexing and abstracts of the world´s leading journals in political science. This database covers over 900 journals published from 1975 to the present.

Lexis Nexis

Provides full-text documents from over 5900 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications.

PAIS International & Archive

Contains references to journal articles, books, government documents, and other materials covering political, economic, and social issues. Coverage: 1972 to the present.

Political Science Complete

 Provides extensive coverage on global political topics. Political Science Complete (PSC) provides a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of contemporary political discourse.

Population Index

An annotated bibliography of recently published books journal articles, working papers, and other materials on population topics. Coverage is 1986-2000.

Proquest Congressional (formerly Congressional Universe)

Access to the full text of congressional working papers and legislation. Plus access to a wide variety of information about Congress, including member biographical and committee assignment information, voting records,financial data, and the full text of the Congressional Record. In addition, provides access to the full text of key regulatory and statutory resources.

Roper Center Polling Data

The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research is one of the world's leading archives of social science data, specializing in data from surveys of public opinion. The data held by the Roper Center range from the 1930s, when survey research was in its infancy, to the present. Most of the data are from the United States, but over 50 nations are represented.

U.S. Congressional Serial Set Maps

The more than 50,000 maps in the U.S. Congressional Serial Set range from the great atlases to small individual maps clarifying very specific land questions, to the great triangulation surveys, to the repetitive but for the meteorologist important weekly weather maps, to the maps that made history as well as the maps of past history and of course to the purely serendipitous, or so it would seem, maps found in the Serial Set.

U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1993

The U.S. Congressional Serial Set currently covers the years, 1817-1993. It's contents come not only from the U.S. Congress, but also include key Executive Department publications. Beginning with Volume 1 in the first session of the 15th Congress (1817), the Readex U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1993 contains all publications from the 15th through the 103rd Congresses. Also included: the American State Papers, 1789-1838, 1st-14th Congresses.