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Research Databases for Political Science (58)

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AccessUN (United Nations Index) Newsbank

1944 to present

Alternative Press Index

Ebsco site

1969 to present More
American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies (ABSEES) Ebsco 1990 - present More
Black Thought and Culture full-text historical documents Alexander St. Press 18th century to present More
Blacklock's Reporter Reporting of Canadian public affairs October 2012 to present More
Book Review Digest Plus

Book reviews. From Ebsco (orig. HW Wilson)

1905 to present More
Canadian Human Rights Reporter

Canadian human rights laws & case reports.
1 user at a time, please log out when finished.

1980 to present More
Canadian Periodical Index (CPI.Q) Gale site 1988 to present More
Canadian Research Index

Government publications. New ProQuest site

1982 to present More
Canadiana Online Canadian historical documents pre-confederation to 1900's More
CBCA [Canadian Business & Current Affairs]

Canadian business & news. New ProQuest site

1982-1992 index only; 1993 to present full text More
China: Trade, Politics and Culture, 1793-1980 Papers, maps, paintings, photographs, archival materials More
CIGI (Centre for International Governance Innovation ) Publications full-text documents on international governance varies More
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) International Affairs 1991 to present More
Current Digest of the Russian Press

English translations of selected Soviet and Russian press materials.

1949 to present

Eur-Lex European Union law current More

Factiva forbids storing or using search results in research applications such as data mining or trend analysis.

varies with newspaper More
First Nations Periodical Index (1980's) to present More
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports

English translations of news from around the world

1974-1996 More
Globe and Mail

Lexis site - Full text of Globe and Mail. At a public workstation? You will be asked for your WatIAM (Quest) User ID and Password.

Nov. 14, 1977 to present
Globe and Mail, Canada's Heritage from 1844

Globe & Mail, full text, fully searchable, including ads. New ProQuest site.

1844 to 4 years ago More
Héritage Project Canadian primary resources Pre-1960s More
Historical Abstracts Ebsco site 1955 to present More
History of Feminism Covers Feminism, the history of economic thought, Romanticism, Empire and more Primary sources: 1776-1928 Secondary sources: to 2016 More
Humanities & Social Sciences Retrospective

Scholarly literature covering a broad spectrum of Arts disciplines.

1907 to 1984 More
IDRC Digital Library International Development

1970 to present

Index Translationum UNESCO - sources of translations 1979 to present More
Indigenous Collection (Informit) Multidisciplinary topics relating to Indigenous peoples from around the world. Includes journals, books, reports, and conference proceedings. 1920 - Present
Infotrac Newsstand index only for 5 US National newspapers Gale site. 1977 - present More
Ipsos News & Polls Centre Public opinion polls. Canadian and international. 1995 to present More
JSTOR back issues of the core journals in Humanities, Social Sciences and Sciences - full text Coverage varies by journal (excludes current 3 to 5 years) More
Latin American Regional Reports Latin American news summaries

1979 to present

Letopis' Zhurnal'nykh Statei Soviet-era Russian-language articles 1956 to 1972
LexisNexis Academic

Newspapers, including KW Record. At a public workstation? You will be asked for your WatIAM (Quest) User ID and Password.

varies by database.
Military and Intelligence Database Gale site 1980 - present More
Nation Archive U.S. politics and culture 1865 to present More
New Republic Digital Archive Covers politics and the arts. 1914 to present More (National Film Board of Canada) Films, documentaries, animated shorts. 1930s to present More
Nineteenth Century Masterfile [NCM] periodical and newspaper indexes from the late 18th century to the early 20th century varies by database, circa 1800 to the 1900s More
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories Full text historical documents. Alexander St. Press Late 18th century to the present More
OECD iLibrary

journals, books, statistics

1998 to the present More
openDemocracy news and analysis of global politics, democracy and elections current More
Oxford Handbooks Online Essays from Oxford's handbooks Current
Oxford Reference Online Premium 2002- with updates More
PAIS International

Social Sciences. New ProQuest site

1915 to present More
Policy File Index Canadian, American, and other countries' organizations 1990 to present More
Polling the Nations

Public opinion polls from around the world
(One user at a time) 

1986 to present More
Project MUSE 220+ full text journals in the humanities and social sciences varies with title More
Scholars Portal Ebooks

Full text electronic books on Scholars Portal

varies with title
Scholars Portal Ejournals

Full text electronic journals - browse by title

varies with title More
Scopus Science, Technology, Medicine & Social Sciences 1966 to present More
Social Theory from Alexander Street 1787 - 2002 More
Times Digital Archive

The Times (London), full text

1785 to 2006

Toronto Star: ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Toronto Star, full text, fully searchable, including ads. New ProQuest site.

1894 to 3 years ago

U.K. Parliamentary Papers

Hansard, Bills, Acts, House of Commons, House of Lords, and more.

1801-2015. Varies depending on collection.

U.S. Newspapers - Historical

Full text of U.S. newspapers. New ProQuest Site

varies More
Web of Science ISI Web of Knowledge server varies by institution More
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Political science. New ProQuest site

1975 to present More