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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.

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

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)

A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.

EconLit

Indexes and abstracts more than 550 international economic journals. Source material includes journal articles, essays, research papers, books, dissertations,book reviews, and working papers. Years of coverage are 1969-present.

Encyclopedia of Human Rights

Encyclopedia of Human Rights 

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.

GREENR

 A one-stop site dedicated to studying sustainability and the environment.

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.

JSTOR

Full texts of journals from many different disciplines including Anthropology, Asian Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies and Sociology. JSTOR journals are back issues, no title will be more than 3-5 years back. 

Lexis Nexis

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

Newsbank Access World News

Collection of state, regional, and national and international full-text newspapers.

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.

Project Muse

Online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.

Social Science Index Full Text

An index to articles in scholarly journals in the social sciences, covering publications from 1984 to the present. Provides broad coverage in the social sciences including anthropology, area studies, community health and medical care, economics, family studies, minority studies, planning and public administration, policy sciences, psychology, social work and public welfare, sociology, urban studies, women´s studies, and related subjects

World News (includes U.S. newspapers)

Find current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more with the following collection of state, regional, and national and international full-text newspapers and other news sources including the Chicago Tribune (1985-Current), Hartford Courant (7/1/91-Current), New York Times (1985-Current), and the Washington Post (1977-Current).