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Key Resources in Political Science & Law
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
Comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs.
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Provides access to more than 80 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format.
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Multidisciplinary journal collection, including the social sciences, humanities, and sciences.
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Database of peer reviewed journal articles.
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Political Science Abstracts
Abstracts and indexing in political science, international relations, international law, and public administration/policy.
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ACLS Humanities E-Book Collection
ACLS Humanities E-Book is an online collection of over 3,300 books of high quality in the humanities.
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America: History and Life
Citations to the literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
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Background Notes/Country Fact Sheets from the U.S. Department of State
This database from the U.S. Department of State bears some similarities to the CIA Country Fact sheets but has a more specific focus; namely, it concentrates on U.S. Bilateral Relations.
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Congressional Research Historical Archive (1830-2003)
Indexes historical Congressional publications, including hearing and reports from both House and Senate as well as the Serial Set.
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CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher
A collection of in-depth and fact-checked reports on pressing domestic and international issues.
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Articles on current events on Capitol Hill with legislative and election news and analysis.
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USU has cancelled its subscription to CQ Weekly.
Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)
Doctoral dissertations and some masters' theses from many North American graduate schools and some European universities.
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George H. W. Bush & Foreign Affairs
This digital archive contains over a thousand primary and secondary documents covering international relations in the George H. W. Bush era.
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George H. W. Bush & Foreign Affairs: The Moscow Summit & the Dissolution of the USSR
This digital archives provides an in-depth analysis of the events leading up to the dissolution of the USSR and its implications for US-Soviet relations.
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George H. W. Bush and Foreign Affairs: Bosnia and the Situation in the Former Yugoslavia
This digital archive consists of comprehensive materials related to the former Yugoslavia, particularly Bosnia, and US presidential decision-making.
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George H. W. Bush and Foreign Affairs: Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Reunification of Germany
This digital archive contains an in-depth analysis of the events leading up to the fall of the Berlin Wall and its implications for US-German relations.
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George H. W. Bush and Foreign Affairs: The Middle East Peace Conference in Madrid
This digital archive comprises materials related to the planning and organization of the October 1991 Middle East Peace Conference in Madrid.
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Multidisciplinary scholarly search engine.
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Historical Statistics of the United States
Includes annual time series of statistical historical information covering quantifiable dimension of American history--population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, and international relations--all from the earliest times to the present.
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Homeland Security Digital Library
This database is the nation’s premier collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management.
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Joint Publications Research Services (JPRS) Reports, 1957-1994
Collection of information on peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology.
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Legal research, primarily in full text.
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Legal Information Reference Center
This database provides full-text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, hundreds of publications, and thousands of multi-state legal forms.
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LexisNexis Academic Universe
Large, full-text collection of legal and news sources, plus industry trade publications.
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Please use the new Lexis Nexis Interface,
Making of Modern Law: US Supreme Court Records and Briefs 1832-1978 Digital Archive
This digital archive contains is an online collection of records and briefs brought before the nation's highest court by leading legal practitioners.
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Monthly Catalog of US Government Publications
Index to government publications published from 1895 to 1976.
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Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis.
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Oxford Handbooks Online
Provides in-depth coverage in the subject areas of Political Science and Archaeology.
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Historical newspaper in full text.
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Points of View Reference Center
A full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.
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This comprehensive database of U.S. Legislative information contains the full-text of bills (1989 to date), laws (1988 to date), the Federal Register (1980 to date), the Code of Federal Regulations, the National Journal (1980 to date), information on members of congress, committees, and congressional publications.
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ProQuest Ebook Central
Large collection of scholarly ebooks.
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SIPRI Database Collection
SIPRI, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, provides access to research into conflict, armaments, arms control and disarmament.
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The SIPRI Database Collection takes the place of the retired Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST) database.
Provides easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information for the United States.
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Abstracts and citations to articles in journals in sociology, family studies, women's studies, and related social sciences, as well as abstracts to dissertations, conference proceedings, and books, covering 1952-present.
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US Congressional Serial Set
All US Congress publications from the 15th through the 103rd Congress.
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US Declassified Documents Online
Digital collection providing access to a broad range of previously classified federal records spanning the twentieth and twenty first centuries.
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Identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world's libraries.
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