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Columbia International Affairs Online -- CIAO
The most comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. Includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.
CQ Global Researcher
CQ Global Researcher was last updated November 2012. New content is no longer being added. Site will remain available through June 2013.
Contains reports about current and controversial issues. Excellent for finding overviews, pros/cons and lists of key resources.
CQ Voting & Elections
Data, analyses, and historical material on the American voter, political parties, campaigns, and races and elections for Congress, the presidency, and governorships.
U.S. Congress legislative news and analysis. Published by Congressional Quarterly, Inc. Click Log Out when you have completed your searching.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text is the full-text
counterpart of Criminal Justice Abstracts, formerly a
SAGE database. The increasing globalization of criminology
is reflected in this essential resources coverage of
hundreds of journals from around the world. Click Exit when finished. Unlimited simultaneous users.
De Gruyter Online (Including the Research Now E-Journals)
Provides access to the De Gruyter e-Journals including the Research Now titles formerly published by Berkeley Electronic Press (BEP)
Europa World Plus
Provides political and economic information on countries and territories around the world. Please LOGOUT when finished.
Limited to 4 simultaneous users.
Homeland Security Digital Library
Collection of U.S. policy documents, federal, state and municipal publications, links to web sites, journal articles, multimedia, theses, gray literature, and Homeland Security related news.
Index to Legal Periodicals & Books Full Text
Indexes legal periodicals. Includes law reviews, bar association journals, and government documents. (Formerly called Index to Legal Periodicals.)
Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective
Indexes legal periodicals. Includes law reviews, bar association journals, and government documents.
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
World's largest archive of political and social research data.
International Country Risk Guide (ICRG) : Table 3B Political Stability Data
This ICRG file provides political risk ratings for 140 countries.
International Terrorism : Attributes of Terrorist Events : ITERATE
ITERATE covers the genesis of contemporary international terrorism. The Excel file covers coding of the incidents for 1968 through 2010. It combines a family of four distinct but interrelated files which count the most salient components of international terrorism: Common File 1968-2010, Hostage File 1978-2005, Fate File 1978-1991, Skyjack File 1978-1991. Documentation is available in the ITERATE Codebook.
Access over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. Includes national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources.
Nation Digital Archive
Full-text access to The Nation, America's oldest weekly magazine with 135+ years of reporting, opinion, and criticism.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Contains summaries of over 190,000 criminal justice articles and
A collection of leading scholarly journals of opinion in politics, arts, and culture.
Click on Advanced Search to see list of full text journals in this collection.
Oxford Scholarship Online - Law Subject Collection
An online collection of the full text of Oxford books in the area of Law.
PAIS International and PAIS Archive
PAIS covers public affairs, public and social policies, and international relations.
Points of View Reference Center
Provides information to multiple sides of a current issue. Click Exit when finished. Unlimited simultaneous users.
Comprehensive index to the U.S. Congress. Provides full-text of congressional publications including bills, laws, hearings, transcripts, regulations, political news, and analytical reports. Formerly called: LexisNexis Congressional
Social Sciences Citation Index
Multidisciplinary section of the Web of Science covering scholarly literature in the social sciences.
U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection
1789 to 1985
Full-text congressional reports and documents. Includes the American State Papers and over 50,000 historical maps. Select "Advanced Search", then check box for "Serial Set" OR "Search by Number" if the Serial Set number is known. Formerly called: LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set.
UPA Microform Collection Guides
A collection of guides to primary source microform collections in US History, African-American Studies and Women's Studies. Check the catalog for collection availability
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
International index of journals in political science. Includes international relations, law, public administration and public policy.
Access World News (NewsBank)
Contains content from local, national and international newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Coverage includes Tennessee newspapers, including the Knoxville News-Sentinel.
AllAfrica aggregates and indexes content from over 125 African news organizations, plus more than 200 other sources, who are responsible for their own reporting and views.
Digital collections of historical documents. The Library has purchased 18 of the archive collections. These include the collections focused on African American and civil rights history, early cinema, and the mountain south.
Black Studies Center
This resource combines several resources for research and teaching in
Black Studies: ,
International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), historical black
newspapers, and the Black Literature Index.
British Parliamentary Papers 1990-2005
Index to the papers, debates, and journals of both houses of Parliament.
Note: This CD-ROM is available in Map Services on the
China Data Online
A collection of statistics about China.
Congressional Research Digital Collection (CRDC)
Full text legislative policy reports from the Congressional Research Service. To search CRDC, select “Advanced Search”, then the check the box for CRS Reports. Formerly called: LexisNexis Congressional Research Digital Collection.
CQ Almanac Online
Almanac of activities in the U.S. Congress.
CQ Historic Documents Series Online Edition
CQ Historic Documents Series Online Edition collects more than 2,500 primary sources covering current events around the world.
Declassified Documents Reference System 1940s+
Index to declassified documents from U.S. federal agencies.
Note: This CD-ROM is available on a workstation in
Hodges Map Services on the ground floor. Place CD in drive to access.
EIS: Digests of Environmental Impact Statements
EIS extracts the key issues from complex government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports
Full-text of FBIS reports translated into English.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Publications 1996-2004
Full-text of FBIS reports translated into English.
in Map Services, Hodges Library, ground floor.
Current economic and political information and risk analysis for foreign nations.
HAPI (Hispanic American Periodicals Index) Online
HAPI (Hispanic American Periodicals Index) covers Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States.
Consists of four major law library collections: Law Journal Library, Federal Register Library, Treaties and Agreements Library, and the U.S. Supreme Court Library.
Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective
Indexes a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences from 1907 to 1984. Click "logout" to end your session. Limited to 2 simultaneous users.
International Data Base (IDB)
Contains demographic and socio-economic data for over 200 countries.
Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises
"The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926" provides
digital images on every page of 22,000 legal treatises on US and
British law published from 1800 through 1926. Full-text searching on
more than 10 million pages provides researchers access to critical
legal history in ways not previously possible.
March of Time
Provides access to the complete archive of The March of Time films
produced by Time Inc. from 1935 to 1967. The March of Time was a
newsreel series offered in movie theaters and television.
Military & Government Collection
Current news about all branches of the military and government. Full-text articles from nearly 300 journals and articles abstracts from about 400 additional titles.
National Newspaper Index 1977+
Index to 5 major newspapers (New York Times, Wall Street Journal,
Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, and the Washington Post).
One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.
New York Times, ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Digitally scanned full-text access to backfiles of The New York Times (1851-2009)with Index (1851-1992).
OECD iLibrary is OECD's Online Library for Books, Papers and Statistics and the gateway to OECD's analysis and data for a wide range of areas such as agriculture and food, economics, education, environment, energy, social issues, science, trade, and more. Formerly called SourceOECD. The University of Tennessee Library subscribes to OECD Books, Papers, and Statistics package which is everything OECD publishes except IEA Statistics which is not included in this package.
Oxford Scholarship Online
A searchable database of Oxford University Press e-books. Full-text access is available for the areas of Economics and Finance, Law, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, and Religion. Check the Libraries' Catalog for titles with no online access.
Oxford University Press Journals
ProQuest History Vault
Primary source materials from ProQuest's University Publications of
America (UPA) Collection in digital format. Topics include African-
American History, Southern plantation records, Vietnam War, and national
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
An extensive archive of public opinion information, providing access to the iPOLL database, a database of 500,000 questions and answers asked in the U.S. since 1935, and access to the datasets of survey results through RoperExpress. This link connects you to the iPOLL database. To search the Datasets Collection, click on the Datasets link at the top of the iPOLL page.
Sage Journals Online
Collection of more than 500 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.
SAGE Research Methods Online
Resources for research methods in the social and health sciences. For more information go to http://sagepub.libguides.com/researchmethods.
Sixties : Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960-1974
Primary source material, including diaries, letters, autobiographies and other memoirs, written and oral histories, manifestos, government documents, memorabilia, and scholarly commentary, on the 1960s in the United States. Topics include the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War and the associated protest movement, radical movements, and counter-culture.
SSRN (Social Science Research Network) consists of two parts: an Abstract Database with abstracts of scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing downloadable full text documents.
Sustainability Science Abstracts
Explores sustainable development, population and demography, and societal issues involving natural resource management.
U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs
Records and briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court during 1832-1978.
Broad data coverage from various international and national sources.
Includes the content that was in the United Nations Common Database,
which has been discontinued.
United Nations - AccessUN
Provides bibliographic access to all UN documents, includes full-text.
United Nations - Official Documents (ODS)
Full text of UN official documents since 1993.
United Nations - UNBISnet
Catalog of publications held in UN libraries. Includes resolutions and voting records.
Vossische Zeitung online 1918 - 1934
The Vossische Zeitung is a source for the study of political reporting and public opinion in Germany. Please click Logout when exiting database.
Web of Science
Citation index for sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Includes Conference Proceedings Citation Index and Book Citation Index. Journals indexed in Web of Science.
World Bank Data
Contains World Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, and additional statistical data files from the World Bank.
World Newspaper Archive: Latin American Newspapers
Latin American Newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries.