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Databases for Political Science & Geography

Political Science and Geography databases

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General/Multidisciplinary Article Database
Search peer-reviewed academic journals, newspapers, magazines, and more across disciplines, from communications and culture to science and social science.

Gold Star icon  Opposing Viewpoints
Search or browse controversial and current social issues, including opinion articles, topic overviews, full text magazine, academic journal and newspaper articles, and more.

eHRAF World Cultures
A cross-cultural database containing information on all aspects of cultural and social life. This annually-growing Yale database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.

Global Road Warrior
Browse information about nearly 200 countries including cultural, demographic, economic, political and historical information. Each nation includes detailed maps.

GreenFILE
Collection of scholarly, peer-reviewed and general interest articles on environmental studies topics including global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and more.

Gun Regulation and Legislation in America (HeinOnline)
Includes Congressional reports and hearings, United States Supreme Court briefs, historical documents, and law enforcement materials on the topic of regulating firearms in the United States.

The Economist
Weekly publication offers reporting and analysis of international news, world politics, business, science and technology.

New York Times
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Newspaper Source Plus
Provides full text for more than 860 U.S. & international newspapers, and more than 35 million full text news articles. In addition, more than 850,000 full text television & radio news transcripts are provided.

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