Databases for Global Studies

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Political Science Complete

This database contains full text articles from over 500 scholarly journals and and indexing and abstracts from 2,900 journal titles.

1989-present more info
PAIS International

Provides citations, with some abstracts, to more than 3,000 sources including articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, and book chapters about public affairs.

1972-present more info
PAIS Archive

Provides citations, with some abstracts, to more than 3,000 sources including journal articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about

1915-1976 more info
CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) publishes a wide range of scholarship that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, fou

1991-present more info

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Global Studies
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Academic OneFile

Contains more than 11,000 academic jounals, the majority in full text and peer-reviewed, and podcasts and transcripts from major news sources.

1980-present more info
Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for over 8,500 magazines and journals, including more than 7,300 peer reviewed titles. Indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 12,500 journals.

1980-present more info
America: History and Life with Full Text

Provides access to journal articles, book reviews, and dissertations. Covers U.S. and Canadian history.

1955-present more info
Business Source Complete

Provides full text access for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.

1886-present more info
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports 1941-1996

FBIS Daily Reports include English-language, full-text broadcasts and news transcripts—translated as needed—from around the world.

1941-1996 more info
Global Road Warrior

Information for each country comes from a variety of sources, including the publisher of Global Road Warrior, World Trade Press, governement data and reports, and selected publications.

Present more info
Historical Abstracts with Full Text

Provides citations with abstracts to over 1,700 journals,book and media reviews, and dissertations.

1955-present more info
Newspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus provides full text coverage for 730 national & international newspapers.

2000-present more info
Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines.

1952-present more info

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Global Studies
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China: Trade, Politics & Culture, 1793-1980

This collection provides a wide variety of original source material detailing China’s interaction with the West.

1793-1980 more info
Columbia Gazetteer of the World

Based upon the 1998 print edition of The Columbia Gazetteer of the World, which had 163,000 entries, this revised online edition adds some 7,000 new ones, with many revisions to existing e

Current more info
Contemporary World Music (Music Online)

Contemporary World Music will contain 50,000 tracks that deliver the sounds of all regions of the world.

20th Century more info
Global Development Finance

This edition of GDF presents reported or estimated data on the total external debt of all low-and middle-income countries.

1970-present more info
Making of the Modern World

The Making of the Modern World digital collection presents more than 65,000 titles from the period 1460-1914, and 466 pre-1906 serials.

1450-1914 more info
Marketline Advantage

Provides information on 50000+ companies, 215 countries, 2000+ industries, live news feeds, 500 new comment and news articles per week, details of 3,000+ financial deals per month.

Current more info
Project Muse

Project Muse provides full text access to over 335 journals, and indexing for 200 more in the humanities and social sciences.

1996-present more info
ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Offers full-text and full-image articles for 13 large American daily newspapers and two daily British Newspapers (The Guardian and The Observer)

1764-2005 more info
Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive

The USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive allows users to search through and view more than 54,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide.

1915-present more info
Smithsonian Global Sound (Music Online)

The latest release of Smithsonian Global Sound (2013) includes 2,949 albums, equalling 42,405 tracks.

20th century more info
World Development Indicators

The World Development Indicators are compiled from officially-recognized international sources providing 331 indicators, from agriculute to urban development, covering 209 countries.

1960-present more info

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