HISTORY & POLITICAL SCIENCE REFERENCE EBOOKS
HISTORY & POLITICAL SCIENCE DATABASES
Academic Search Premier - This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
CountryWatch - provides country specific geopolitical intelligence on each of the 192 countries of the world.
CQ Researcher - explores one current issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education, and science and technology. There are 44 reports produced each year (reports start in 1991). Only 5 users at one time
Credo Reference - Online reference library that provides access to a selection of 601 reference books and 3,412,690 entries CredoReference also includes cross-references to other full text titles containing related information.
Discovering Collection - a comprehensive reference database for the study of literature, history, science, biography and social sciences.
Facts on File - a collection of interdisciplinary interactive databases that feature a wide range of subjects including American history, science, multicultural studies, women’s studies, geography and careers.
History Online is a Reference database containing biographies, events & topics, overview essays, primary sources and more. The content covers American, Modern World, and Ancient and Medieval History.
History Reference Center - History Reference Center offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.
JSTOR’s Arts & Sciences I collection includes core journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology, as well as in other key fields in the humanities and social sciences. Representative disciplines in this collection include: history, languages & literature, political science, business & economics, education and sociology. This collection also contains titles in ecology, mathematics, and statistics.
Lexis-Nexis Academic - provides access to a wide range of news from English and Non- English sources, business, legal and medical information. Contains the full-text for most of the articles.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center - contains articles, topic overviews, primary documents and links to websites for a variety of social issues. All full-text articles.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online features reference content and commentary by renowned scholars. Encompassing over 5,000 A–Z reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Qur’anic materials, primary sources, images, maps, and timelines, Oxford Islamic Studies Online offers a multi-layered reference experience designed to provide a first stop for anyone needing information and context on Islam.
Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Essays provide questions and materials for further thought and study, and are accompanied by supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications. Funded by the New Jersey State Library.
Proquest Research Library Journals - a general interest database covering popular to scholarly journals. Contains the full text for some of the articles.
SIRS - all full text articles:
SIRS Government Reporter - contains current and historic government documents, directories and almanacs.
SIRS Renaissance - current perspectives on the arts and humanities.
SIRS Researcher - contains well-selected articles from mostly popular journals and newspapers regarding current social issues, health, science, and business.
SKS WebSelect™ – contains editorially-selected web sites.