Databases

Databases

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Scholarly and trade journal articles in business, management, and trade; dissertations, market and industry reports. Includes full text of The Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition.

Journals in all academic subjects with many peer-reviewed articles.

The Advanced Search enables searching on case study as document type and can be filtered for full-text availability.

Indexes documents, records and publications by each of the six UN bodies. Full-text resolutions from the General Assembly (1981-present), the Security Council (1974-present), and the Economic and Social Council (1982-present).

Monograph series on strategic and defense issues from the International Institute of Strategic Studies.

Citations and abstracts of articles on all facets of Africa and African studies.

Index to articles in military, geopolitical, and aeronautical periodicals.

Full text articles from the alternative and independent press.

Data in the form of maps, tables, and reports from U.S. Census sources.

Literature reviews of primary research in the sciences and social sciences.

International and internal conflicts, covering weapons flows, fatalities and historical backgrounds. Users can generate reports and download data.

B

Bloomberg

Available in Ginn Library at terminals in the group study area to Tufts affiliates only. Current and historical financial information on individual equities, stock market indices, fixed-income securities, currencies, commodities, and futures for both international and domestic markets.

Index to business and management topics, with full-text or abstract for each entry; includes company profiles and analyst reports.

C

Guidelines for citations, writing style, and manuscript preparation.

University of Michigan. China Data Center.
Economic statistics of China, arranged by regions and categories.

International affairs site with working papers, conference proceedings, policy briefs, journal articles, case studies. 

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

Financial, political and economic risk ratings.

Background information on U.S. congress, public policy, and current affairs.

D

Access to European research theses from 360+ universities.

Several thousand national and international standardized datasets. Data can be displayed in charts, graphs, maps, and tables, as well as exported for further manipulation.

Declassified primary documents on US foreign and military policy since 1945.

This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at Tufts University.

Comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses available in PDF format for immediate download.

E

Monthly reports on development and environment issues in Latin America; archives back to 1998.

Online version of Journal of Economic Literature Index; covers economic theory and application from journals, books, and dissertations.

Economist Intelligence Unit reports provides access to full-text of Country Reports, Country Profiles, Financial Services Reports and Country Commerce series, and Risk Briefing. All reports -except Risk Briefing- can be searched simultaneously.

Policy, practice, and research documents on international development topics.

Emerging Markets Information Service provides financial, company, industry, and macroeconomic information, an daily news from emerging market countries.

Includes 3 English editions, a French edition, and the Historical Atlas of Islam.

Daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets from E & E Publishing. Includes ClimateWireGreenWire, and Land Letter. Interviews are available from E&ETV.

Records for journals and monographs on all environment subjects going back to the 1880s; full text for many journal articles.

Analysis concerning developments in business ethics and corporate responsibility around the world. Links to Ethical Corporation magazine and resources on developing and implementing corporate social responsibility (CSR).

Combines Europa World Yearbook and Europa World Regional Surveys; covers politics, government, history, economics, statistics and directory data.

Index to journals in the social sciences, sciences, and humanities, with abstract or full-text for each entry.

F

News and business sources from around the world, including newspapers, magazines, wire services, media transcripts, company and industry reports, historical market data, and advanced charting tools.

Translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals and government statements from around the world, 1941-1996.

British Foreign Office files contain diplomatic materials and related ephemera. Also covers Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and Kashmir.

Sourced from the UK National Archives, these documents were created by British diplomats and civil servants, and include analyses, annual reviews and diplomatic correspondence.

G

Gallup Organization polling results going back to the 1930s.

GenderWatch is a full-text collection of international sources, including journals, special reports and conference proceedings on a wide range of women's issues. It includes archival materials dating back to the 1970s. GenderWatch allows both full-text and indexed searching.

International intelligence reports and briefs covering political, military and economic affairs topics.

Comprehensive economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries, providing analysis, modeling and forecasting.

Google's database of scholarly articles. Use this link to access full text articles availabe in Tufts' databases directly from Google Scholar.

Index to U.S. government documents, 1976-

GreenFILE is a research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond.

H

Citations to Latin American journal articles, many with links to full text. Hispanic American Periodicals Index

Repository of over 10 million digitized volumes. Public domain content is full-text; non-public domain content (post-1923) is for full-text searching only. Login with Tufts username and password.

Information on nutrition, environment, public health, diseases, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, 1980-

A comprehensive, image-based collection of legal periodicals, treaties, U.S. Supreme Court cases, U.S. Attorney General opinions, and the Federal Register. Many historical collections of world wide resources.

Video lectures on topics relating to marketing and business management.

U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents, as well as theses and reports from various universities, organizations, and local and state agencies.

Documentation, analysis, and interpretation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide. Provides access to books, primary documents, audio, maps, images, and video and spans 1900-2010.

I

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research is an archive of social science data for research and instruction. Data files are raw data, not in report format, and are used with statistical software, such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata. Create an account for yourself to access data.

Periodicals, books, and analytical papers from International Monetary Fund.

The Index Islamicus covers Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. It is produced by the Islamic Bibliography Unit of the Cambridge University Library and indexes articles back to 1906.

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Socioeconomic information about India with sector and state statistics.

National scope surveys with question texts and responses back to 1935.

J

A selection of Jane's periodicals and databases, with information on defense, security, weapons, terrorism, insurgency, and intelligence.

Full-text back issues of scholarly journals in science, history, economics, political science, mathematics and other fields, with access starting from the first year through to 3 or 5 years ago.

Back issues of scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, and other social sciences and humanities fields.

L

Index to journal articles and monographs on military and security affairs. Contains abstracts and some full-text material.

A collection of historical Latin American newspapers including 35 newspapers published between 1805 and 1922 in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico, Peru, Trinidad and Venezuela.

Complement to Latin American Newspapers Series 1. Expands the number of titles available from this region, including from some countries and cities not represented in Series 1.

M

Language learning resources for 60+ languages.

Comprehensive analytical resource covering all major topics in public international law. Articles are peer reviewed and have linked references.

Bibliographic and fulltext area coverage for the Middle East and Africa. Access to journals, newspapers, conference proceedings, press releases, books, manuals, magazines, and ephemera.

Daily news from newspapers, TV, and radio, originating in Arab countries, Iran, and the Arab Media Diaspora; English translation and original language.

Contains figures and information on defense budgets, procurement totals, equipment holdings and military deployments from 1961 to present.

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Statistical data source on countries with information from sources such as the CIA World Factbook, UN, and OECD. Users can generate maps and graphs on all kinds of statistics.

Working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Comprehensive world news, business, financial, and legal resource.

An independent news site focusing on North Korea. Content includes news, intelligence analysis, travel reports, and a leadership tracking tool.

Unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies (part of Engineering Village).

O

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

Companies, industries, and executives - U.S. and international.

Full text of major American opinion magazines.

An aggregate of databases and journals in fields of: medicine, veterinary medicine, nursing, health and dentistry, and basic sciences.

Authoritative research guides on a wide variety of subjects.

Oxford Constitutions of the World contains fully-translated English-language versions of all the world's constitutions (both national and sub-national), accompanied by individual jurisdictional commentaries, and supplementary materials, including foundation documents, historical versions of constitutions, and amendment Acts/Laws.

Full-text access to the Oxford University Press journals.

Oxford Journals Archive provides access to content from 1849 to 1995. Tufts access is to the Science Archive Collection and 24 social science titles. From first year of issue - ending year varies by title

211 Oxford U. Press reference titles on all subjects plus illustrations, time lines and maps.

P

Contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research and conference reports, 1915-

[Requires Tufts UTLN and password even on campus.]
Global market information on industries, countries, consumers, and companies; statistical data; consumer demographics and market trends.

Policy papers from major think tanks and research organizations.

A web-based GIS platform for the creation of US maps down to the Census block group. Available data includes demographics, home sale statistics, health data, mortgage trends, school performance scores and labor data like unemployment, crime statistics and city crime rates.

Public opinion material from the United States and 100 other countries.

Journal collection in the humanities and social sciences.

Allows individual or combined searching of more than 50 abstracts, indexes and journal collections in the sciences, social sciences and humanities, or one may search by subject.

A major online resource for information on all aspects of Congressional work. Includes hearing transcripts, committee reports, bills, committee prints, the Congressional Record, the Federal Register, the Code of Federal Regulations, and public laws. (Formerly known as LexisNexis Congressional Universe)

This database is a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

Full-text articles, figures and tables, environmental impact statements, and abstracts from journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

Statistical information produced by U.S. Federal agencies, states, private organizations, and major intergovernmental organizations. Links to International Datasets.

Index to government and other public documents, with some links to full text.

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A web-based reference/citation and bibliography manager. Allows users to download citations for use in footnotes and bibliographies.

If you need further assistance, contact a reference librarian or see Tisch Library's How to Use Refworks guide.

Analysis of global economic issues.

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An extensive collection of journals, primarily in the social sciences. It includes titles such as Applied Psychological Measurement, Current Sociology, the European Journal of Womens Studies and Progress in Development Studies, and 440 others.

Full-text book, journal, and reference content on the design and use of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed research methods in the social sciences.

Full-text journals in the sciences and social sciences. 
E-Books: Book series and reference works.

Specializes in scientific technical and medical literature but also includes access to hundreds of journals in psychology, education, and more.

Provides an overview of developments in international security, weapons and technology, military expenditure, the arms trade and arms production, and armed conflicts, along with efforts to control conventional, nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Portal to a selection of legal information, including LegalTrac Index to law periodicals, and Massachusetts courts and administrative agencies databases.

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is an open access resource devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences.

Online collection of scientific, technological and medical books.

Reference works published by Springer.

A comprehensive body of scientific, medical and technical research documentation accessible to scientists, researchers and other professionals. Includes 1.8 million archive records comprising approximately 800 journals formerly published by Kluwer, as well as all content from Volume I, Issue 1 from both the former Springer-Verlag and Kluwer publications.

Covers key historical events, population, city profiles, social statistics, climate, recent elections, current leaders, defence, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, international trade, religion, culture, and diplomatic representatives, as well as fact sheets for countries world wide.

Annual review of world affairs, interpreting strategic developments in thematic and regional chapters. From the International Institute for Strategic Studies.

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Journal collection in the social sciences, humanities, and sciences.

Digital intelligence repository of research and analysis covering terrorism and political violence.

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U.S. Declassified Documents Online, formerly Declassified Documents Reference System, offers access to more than 750,000 pages of government documents. Covering major policy issues from the period before the Second World War into the twenty first century, the archive serves as a convenient source for documents from government departments including Defense; State; Treasury; CIA; and the White House. USDDO supports the study of history, politics, international relations, and journalism, among other fields.

Bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types.

Certified treaties and status information is provided. League of Nations Treaty Series included.

Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, USA Trade Online is a dynamic data tool that gives users access to current and cumulative U.S. export and import data. This software allows users to create customized reports and colorful charts detailing international trade data at different levels. All data are updated each month with the release of the latest U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services Report. **Note: The site is free to all but users must login. Tufts users may sign-up for personal accounts or use the institutional account.

W

Abstracts from journals, books, proceedings, and technical reports covering the use and management of water resources.

Citation indexes - including Journal Citation Reports and Data Citation Index

Full-text access to journals in many subject areas including Business, Finance & Management, Earth Science, Education, and Law.

Covers sociology, history, political science, economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education, 1972-

Collection of statistical databases, including World Development Indicators, African Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, Millennium Development Indicators, and others.

Access to more than 5,000 ebooks, journal articles, and working papers.

A joint project of the Center for Research Libraries and CRL, the World Newspaper Archive digitizes newspapers from around the world. Search them together or search by region (Africa, Latin America, South Asia). Covers 1800-1922.

A collection of streaming videos that features full runs of many key international newsreels produced during the first half of the twentieth century. The collection is semantically indexed, allowing users to search by subject, year, historical era, historical event, people, and places.

Daily online publication for foreign policy issues including business and economics, diplomacy and politics, defense and security topics.  Articles and news analysis are contributed by a wide variety of topic experts from around the world, and fulltext is available in both PDF and HTML. 

This collection brings together Rohn, Dumont, Bevans, Martens, League of Nations, United States, and United Nations treaties into one fully searchable database. Includes related treaty publications, scholarly articles, and a bibliography of related publications.

Indexing and links to full text of articles in political science, including international relations, law, and public policy.

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A directory of over 66,000 international organizations including Intergovernmental Organizations (IGOs) and International Nongovernmental Organizations (INGOs) in 300 countries and territories.

Business/Economics

ABI/INFORM Collection

Scholarly and trade journal articles in business, management, and trade; dissertations, market and industry reports. Includes full text of The Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition.

Bloomberg

Available in Ginn Library at terminals in the group study area to Tufts affiliates only. Current and historical financial information on individual equities, stock market indices, fixed-income securities, currencies, commodities, and futures for both international and domestic markets.

Business Collection

Index to business and management topics, with full-text or abstract for each entry; includes company profiles and analyst reports.

CEPR Discussion Papers

Discussion papers from the Centre for Economic Policy and Research.

CountryData.com

Financial, political and economic risk ratings.

EconLit

Online version of Journal of Economic Literature Index; covers economic theory and application from journals, books, and dissertations.

eiu.com

Economist Intelligence Unit reports provides access to full-text of Country Reports, Country Profiles, Financial Services Reports and Country Commerce series, and Risk Briefing. All reports -except Risk Briefing- can be searched simultaneously.

EMIS

Emerging Markets Information Service provides financial, company, industry, and macroeconomic information, an daily news from emerging market countries.

Ethical Corporation

Analysis concerning developments in business ethics and corporate responsibility around the world. Links to Ethical Corporation magazine and resources on developing and implementing corporate social responsibility (CSR).

Factiva

News and business sources from around the world, including newspapers, magazines, wire services, media transcripts, company and industry reports, historical market data, and advanced charting tools.

Global Insight

Comprehensive economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries, providing analysis, modeling and forecasting.

Henry Stewart Talks - Business and Management Collection

Video lectures on topics relating to marketing and business management.

IMF eLibrary

Periodicals, books, and analytical papers from International Monetary Fund.

NBER Working Papers

Working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research.

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

OneSource Global Business Browser

Companies, industries, and executives - U.S. and international.

Passport

[Requires Tufts UTLN and password even on campus.]
Global market information on industries, countries, consumers, and companies; statistical data; consumer demographics and market trends.

Roubini Global Economics

Analysis of global economic issues.

Wiley Online Library

Full-text access to journals in many subject areas including Business, Finance & Management, Earth Science, Education, and Law.

World Bank Data Catalog

Collection of statistical databases, including World Development Indicators, African Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, Millennium Development Indicators, and others.

Citation Indexes

Google Scholar

Google's database of scholarly articles. Use this link to access full text articles availabe in Tufts' databases directly from Google Scholar.

SCOPUS

Specializes in scientific technical and medical literature but also includes access to hundreds of journals in psychology, education, and more.

Web of Science

Citation indexes - including Journal Citation Reports and Data Citation Index

Dissertations

DART-Europe E-theses portal

Access to European research theses from 360+ universities.

Dissertations & Theses @ Tufts University

This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at Tufts University.

Dissertations & Theses Global

Comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses available in PDF format for immediate download.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global

This database is a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

Environment/ Energy

EcoAmericas

Monthly reports on development and environment issues in Latin America; archives back to 1998.

Eldis

Policy, practice, and research documents on international development topics.

Environment & Energy

Daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets from E & E Publishing. Includes ClimateWireGreenWire, and Land Letter. Interviews are available from E&ETV.

Environment Complete

Records for journals and monographs on all environment subjects going back to the 1880s; full text for many journal articles.

GreenFILE

GreenFILE is a research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond.

NTIS Database (National Technical Information Service)

Unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies (part of Engineering Village).

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

ProQuest Environmental Science Collection

Full-text articles, figures and tables, environmental impact statements, and abstracts from journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

ScienceDirect

Full-text journals in the sciences and social sciences. 
E-Books: Book series and reference works.

SCOPUS

Specializes in scientific technical and medical literature but also includes access to hundreds of journals in psychology, education, and more.

Springer Link Book Series

Online collection of scientific, technological and medical books.

Springer Link Reference Works

Reference works published by Springer.

Springer Online Journal Archive

A comprehensive body of scientific, medical and technical research documentation accessible to scientists, researchers and other professionals. Includes 1.8 million archive records comprising approximately 800 journals formerly published by Kluwer, as well as all content from Volume I, Issue 1 from both the former Springer-Verlag and Kluwer publications.

Water Resources Abstracts

Abstracts from journals, books, proceedings, and technical reports covering the use and management of water resources.

Wiley Online Library

Full-text access to journals in many subject areas including Business, Finance & Management, Earth Science, Education, and Law.

Health/Medical

Health Reference Center Academic

Information on nutrition, environment, public health, diseases, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, 1980-

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

SCOPUS

Specializes in scientific technical and medical literature but also includes access to hundreds of journals in psychology, education, and more.

Interdisciplinary/Journal Collections

Academic OneFile

Journals in all academic subjects with many peer-reviewed articles.

Academic Search Premier

The Advanced Search enables searching on case study as document type and can be filtered for full-text availability.

Alt-PressWatch

Full text articles from the alternative and independent press.

Expanded Academic ASAP

Index to journals in the social sciences, sciences, and humanities, with abstract or full-text for each entry.

HathiTrust Digital Library

Repository of over 10 million digitized volumes. Public domain content is full-text; non-public domain content (post-1923) is for full-text searching only. Login with Tufts username and password.

JSTOR Archive Collection

Full-text back issues of scholarly journals in science, history, economics, political science, mathematics and other fields, with access starting from the first year through to 3 or 5 years ago.

JStor Current Collection

Back issues of scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, and other social sciences and humanities fields.

Oxford Journals

Full-text access to the Oxford University Press journals.

PAIS Index

Contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research and conference reports, 1915-

Project MUSE

Journal collection in the humanities and social sciences.

ProQuest (All databases)

Allows individual or combined searching of more than 50 abstracts, indexes and journal collections in the sciences, social sciences and humanities, or one may search by subject.

Sage Journals Online

An extensive collection of journals, primarily in the social sciences. It includes titles such as Applied Psychological Measurement, Current Sociology, the European Journal of Womens Studies and Progress in Development Studies, and 440 others.

Taylor & Francis Online

Journal collection in the social sciences, humanities, and sciences.

Wiley Online Library

Full-text access to journals in many subject areas including Business, Finance & Management, Earth Science, Education, and Law.

Women's Studies International

Covers sociology, history, political science, economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education, 1972-

International Organizations

IMF eLibrary

Periodicals, books, and analytical papers from International Monetary Fund.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law

Comprehensive analytical resource covering all major topics in public international law. Articles are peer reviewed and have linked references.

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

Oxford Bibliographies

Authoritative research guides on a wide variety of subjects.

SIPRI Yearbook Online

Provides an overview of developments in international security, weapons and technology, military expenditure, the arms trade and arms production, and armed conflicts, along with efforts to control conventional, nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

World Bank Data Catalog

Collection of statistical databases, including World Development Indicators, African Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, Millennium Development Indicators, and others.

Law

CQ Press Library

Background information on U.S. congress, public policy, and current affairs.

HeinOnline

A comprehensive, image-based collection of legal periodicals, treaties, U.S. Supreme Court cases, U.S. Attorney General opinions, and the Federal Register. Many historical collections of world wide resources.

Human Rights Studies Online

Documentation, analysis, and interpretation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide. Provides access to books, primary documents, audio, maps, images, and video and spans 1900-2010.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law

Comprehensive analytical resource covering all major topics in public international law. Articles are peer reviewed and have linked references.

Nexis Uni (previously known as LexisNexis Academic)

Comprehensive world news, business, financial, and legal resource.

Oxford Bibliographies

Authoritative research guides on a wide variety of subjects.

Oxford Constitutions of the World

Oxford Constitutions of the World contains fully-translated English-language versions of all the world's constitutions (both national and sub-national), accompanied by individual jurisdictional commentaries, and supplementary materials, including foundation documents, historical versions of constitutions, and amendment Acts/Laws.

ProQuest Congressional

A major online resource for information on all aspects of Congressional work. Includes hearing transcripts, committee reports, bills, committee prints, the Congressional Record, the Federal Register, the Code of Federal Regulations, and public laws. (Formerly known as LexisNexis Congressional Universe)

SIPRI Yearbook Online

Provides an overview of developments in international security, weapons and technology, military expenditure, the arms trade and arms production, and armed conflicts, along with efforts to control conventional, nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Social Law Library

Portal to a selection of legal information, including LegalTrac Index to law periodicals, and Massachusetts courts and administrative agencies databases.

World Treaty Library

This collection brings together Rohn, Dumont, Bevans, Martens, League of Nations, United States, and United Nations treaties into one fully searchable database. Includes related treaty publications, scholarly articles, and a bibliography of related publications.

Military/Security

Adelphi Series

Monograph series on strategic and defense issues from the International Institute of Strategic Studies.

Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals

Index to articles in military, geopolitical, and aeronautical periodicals.

Armed Conflict Database

International and internal conflicts, covering weapons flows, fatalities and historical backgrounds. Users can generate reports and download data.

Digital National Security Archive

Declassified primary documents on US foreign and military policy since 1945.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports

Translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals and government statements from around the world, 1941-1996.

Geopolitical Monitor

International intelligence reports and briefs covering political, military and economic affairs topics.

Homeland Security Digital Library

U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents, as well as theses and reports from various universities, organizations, and local and state agencies.

Jane's

A selection of Jane's periodicals and databases, with information on defense, security, weapons, terrorism, insurgency, and intelligence.

Lancaster Index to Defence & International Security Literature

Index to journal articles and monographs on military and security affairs. Contains abstracts and some full-text material.

Military Balance

Contains figures and information on defense budgets, procurement totals, equipment holdings and military deployments from 1961 to present.

NTIS Database (National Technical Information Service)

Unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies (part of Engineering Village).

SIPRI Yearbook Online

Provides an overview of developments in international security, weapons and technology, military expenditure, the arms trade and arms production, and armed conflicts, along with efforts to control conventional, nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Strategic Survey

Annual review of world affairs, interpreting strategic developments in thematic and regional chapters. From the International Institute for Strategic Studies.

Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium

Digital intelligence repository of research and analysis covering terrorism and political violence.

News

EMIS

Emerging Markets Information Service provides financial, company, industry, and macroeconomic information, an daily news from emerging market countries.

Factiva

News and business sources from around the world, including newspapers, magazines, wire services, media transcripts, company and industry reports, historical market data, and advanced charting tools.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports

Translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals and government statements from around the world, 1941-1996.

Latin American Newspapers Series 1, 1805-1922

A collection of historical Latin American newspapers including 35 newspapers published between 1805 and 1922 in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Guyana, Mexico, Peru, Trinidad and Venezuela.

Latin American Newspapers Series 2, 1822-1922

Complement to Latin American Newspapers Series 1. Expands the number of titles available from this region, including from some countries and cities not represented in Series 1.

Mideastwire.com

Daily news from newspapers, TV, and radio, originating in Arab countries, Iran, and the Arab Media Diaspora; English translation and original language.

Nexis Uni (previously known as LexisNexis Academic)

Comprehensive world news, business, financial, and legal resource.

NK News

An independent news site focusing on North Korea. Content includes news, intelligence analysis, travel reports, and a leadership tracking tool.

OpinionArchives

Full text of major American opinion magazines.

World Newsreels Online: 1929-1966

A collection of streaming videos that features full runs of many key international newsreels produced during the first half of the twentieth century. The collection is semantically indexed, allowing users to search by subject, year, historical era, historical event, people, and places.

Political and Social Sciences

Annual Reviews

Literature reviews of primary research in the sciences and social sciences.

Armed Conflict Database

International and internal conflicts, covering weapons flows, fatalities and historical backgrounds. Users can generate reports and download data.

CIAO [Columbia International Affairs Online]

International affairs site with working papers, conference proceedings, policy briefs, journal articles, case studies. 

Confidential Print: Africa, 1834-1966

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

Confidential Print: Middle East, 1839-1969

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

CQ Press Library

Background information on U.S. congress, public policy, and current affairs.

Digital National Security Archive

Declassified primary documents on US foreign and military policy since 1945.

Eldis

Policy, practice, and research documents on international development topics.

Expanded Academic ASAP

Index to journals in the social sciences, sciences, and humanities, with abstract or full-text for each entry.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports

Translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals and government statements from around the world, 1941-1996.

Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980

British Foreign Office files contain diplomatic materials and related ephemera. Also covers Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and Kashmir.

GenderWatch

GenderWatch is a full-text collection of international sources, including journals, special reports and conference proceedings on a wide range of women's issues. It includes archival materials dating back to the 1970s. GenderWatch allows both full-text and indexed searching.

HAPI Online

Citations to Latin American journal articles, many with links to full text. Hispanic American Periodicals Index

Homeland Security Digital Library

U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents, as well as theses and reports from various universities, organizations, and local and state agencies.

ICPSR

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research is an archive of social science data for research and instruction. Data files are raw data, not in report format, and are used with statistical software, such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata. Create an account for yourself to access data.

NTIS Database (National Technical Information Service)

Unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies (part of Engineering Village).

Policy File Index

Policy papers from major think tanks and research organizations.

Project MUSE

Journal collection in the humanities and social sciences.

SCOPUS

Specializes in scientific technical and medical literature but also includes access to hundreds of journals in psychology, education, and more.

U.S. Declassified Documents Online

U.S. Declassified Documents Online, formerly Declassified Documents Reference System, offers access to more than 750,000 pages of government documents. Covering major policy issues from the period before the Second World War into the twenty first century, the archive serves as a convenient source for documents from government departments including Defense; State; Treasury; CIA; and the White House. USDDO supports the study of history, politics, international relations, and journalism, among other fields.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Indexing and links to full text of articles in political science, including international relations, law, and public policy.

Polling

Gallup Analytics

Gallup Organization polling results going back to the 1930s.

ICPSR

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research is an archive of social science data for research and instruction. Data files are raw data, not in report format, and are used with statistical software, such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata. Create an account for yourself to access data.

iPOLL Databank

National scope surveys with question texts and responses back to 1935.

Polling the Nations

Public opinion material from the United States and 100 other countries.

Reference

Chicago Manual of Style

Guidelines for citations, writing style, and manuscript preparation.

Encyclopaedia of Islam

Includes 3 English editions, a French edition, and the Historical Atlas of Islam.

Europa World Plus

Combines Europa World Yearbook and Europa World Regional Surveys; covers politics, government, history, economics, statistics and directory data.

Mango Languages

Language learning resources for 60+ languages.

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law

Comprehensive analytical resource covering all major topics in public international law. Articles are peer reviewed and have linked references.

Oxford Bibliographies

Authoritative research guides on a wide variety of subjects.

SAGE Research Methods Online

Full-text book, journal, and reference content on the design and use of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed research methods in the social sciences.

SIPRI Yearbook Online

Provides an overview of developments in international security, weapons and technology, military expenditure, the arms trade and arms production, and armed conflicts, along with efforts to control conventional, nuclear, chemical and biological weapons.

Statesman's Yearbook (Database)

Covers key historical events, population, city profiles, social statistics, climate, recent elections, current leaders, defence, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, international trade, religion, culture, and diplomatic representatives, as well as fact sheets for countries world wide.

Ulrichsweb

Bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types.

World Treaty Library

This collection brings together Rohn, Dumont, Bevans, Martens, League of Nations, United States, and United Nations treaties into one fully searchable database. Includes related treaty publications, scholarly articles, and a bibliography of related publications.

Regional Studies

Africa-Wide Information

Citations and abstracts of articles on all facets of Africa and African studies.

Confidential Print: Africa, 1834-1966

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

Confidential Print: Middle East, 1839-1969

Primary source documents from the British Foreign and Colonial Offices stamped “Confidential Print.”

CountryData.com

Financial, political and economic risk ratings.

eiu.com

Economist Intelligence Unit reports provides access to full-text of Country Reports, Country Profiles, Financial Services Reports and Country Commerce series, and Risk Briefing. All reports -except Risk Briefing- can be searched simultaneously.

EMIS

Emerging Markets Information Service provides financial, company, industry, and macroeconomic information, an daily news from emerging market countries.

Encyclopaedia of Islam

Includes 3 English editions, a French edition, and the Historical Atlas of Islam.

Europa World Plus

Combines Europa World Yearbook and Europa World Regional Surveys; covers politics, government, history, economics, statistics and directory data.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports

Translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals and government statements from around the world, 1941-1996.

Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947-1980

British Foreign Office files contain diplomatic materials and related ephemera. Also covers Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and Kashmir.

Global Insight

Comprehensive economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries, providing analysis, modeling and forecasting.

HAPI Online

Citations to Latin American journal articles, many with links to full text. Hispanic American Periodicals Index

IMF eLibrary

Periodicals, books, and analytical papers from International Monetary Fund.

Index Islamicus

The Index Islamicus covers Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. It is produced by the Islamic Bibliography Unit of the Cambridge University Library and indexes articles back to 1906.

Middle East and Africa Database

Bibliographic and fulltext area coverage for the Middle East and Africa. Access to journals, newspapers, conference proceedings, press releases, books, manuals, magazines, and ephemera.

Mideastwire.com

Daily news from newspapers, TV, and radio, originating in Arab countries, Iran, and the Arab Media Diaspora; English translation and original language.

Passport

[Requires Tufts UTLN and password even on campus.]
Global market information on industries, countries, consumers, and companies; statistical data; consumer demographics and market trends.

Roubini Global Economics

Analysis of global economic issues.

Statistics

American FactFinder

Data in the form of maps, tables, and reports from U.S. Census sources.

China Data Online

University of Michigan. China Data Center.
Economic statistics of China, arranged by regions and categories.

Data-Planet Statistical Datasets

Several thousand national and international standardized datasets. Data can be displayed in charts, graphs, maps, and tables, as well as exported for further manipulation.

Global Insight

Comprehensive economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries, providing analysis, modeling and forecasting.

ICPSR

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research is an archive of social science data for research and instruction. Data files are raw data, not in report format, and are used with statistical software, such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata. Create an account for yourself to access data.

IMF eLibrary

Periodicals, books, and analytical papers from International Monetary Fund.

indiastat.com

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Socioeconomic information about India with sector and state statistics.

NationMaster

Statistical data source on countries with information from sources such as the CIA World Factbook, UN, and OECD. Users can generate maps and graphs on all kinds of statistics.

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

Policy Map

A web-based GIS platform for the creation of US maps down to the Census block group. Available data includes demographics, home sale statistics, health data, mortgage trends, school performance scores and labor data like unemployment, crime statistics and city crime rates.

ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

ProQuest Statistical Insight

Statistical information produced by U.S. Federal agencies, states, private organizations, and major intergovernmental organizations. Links to International Datasets.

USA Trade Online

Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, USA Trade Online is a dynamic data tool that gives users access to current and cumulative U.S. export and import data. This software allows users to create customized reports and colorful charts detailing international trade data at different levels. All data are updated each month with the release of the latest U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services Report. **Note: The site is free to all but users must login. Tufts users may sign-up for personal accounts or use the institutional account.

World Bank Data Catalog

Collection of statistical databases, including World Development Indicators, African Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, Millennium Development Indicators, and others.

Trade

OECD iLibrary

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development publications.

USA Trade Online

Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, USA Trade Online is a dynamic data tool that gives users access to current and cumulative U.S. export and import data. This software allows users to create customized reports and colorful charts detailing international trade data at different levels. All data are updated each month with the release of the latest U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services Report. **Note: The site is free to all but users must login. Tufts users may sign-up for personal accounts or use the institutional account.

Treaties

HeinOnline

A comprehensive, image-based collection of legal periodicals, treaties, U.S. Supreme Court cases, U.S. Attorney General opinions, and the Federal Register. Many historical collections of world wide resources.

World Treaty Library

This collection brings together Rohn, Dumont, Bevans, Martens, League of Nations, United States, and United Nations treaties into one fully searchable database. Includes related treaty publications, scholarly articles, and a bibliography of related publications.

U.S. Government/Congressional

CQ Press Library

Background information on U.S. congress, public policy, and current affairs.

Digital National Security Archive

Declassified primary documents on US foreign and military policy since 1945.

HeinOnline

A comprehensive, image-based collection of legal periodicals, treaties, U.S. Supreme Court cases, U.S. Attorney General opinions, and the Federal Register. Many historical collections of world wide resources.

Homeland Security Digital Library

U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents, as well as theses and reports from various universities, organizations, and local and state agencies.

ProQuest Congressional

A major online resource for information on all aspects of Congressional work. Includes hearing transcripts, committee reports, bills, committee prints, the Congressional Record, the Federal Register, the Code of Federal Regulations, and public laws. (Formerly known as LexisNexis Congressional Universe)

Public Documents Masterfile

Index to government and other public documents, with some links to full text.

U.S. Declassified Documents Online

U.S. Declassified Documents Online, formerly Declassified Documents Reference System, offers access to more than 750,000 pages of government documents. Covering major policy issues from the period before the Second World War into the twenty first century, the archive serves as a convenient source for documents from government departments including Defense; State; Treasury; CIA; and the White House. USDDO supports the study of history, politics, international relations, and journalism, among other fields.