All "Public Affairs and Policy" Resources

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  1. Columbia International Affairs Online A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs, offering fulltext of working papers from research organizations, abstracts of foreign policy journal articles, etc. More info about Columbia International Affairs Online
    Coverage: 1991 to present - Updated monthly
    To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/ciao
  2. PAIS International Index to articles, books, studies, selected official documents and other resources on public policy issues, public administration, law, politics and government More info about PAIS International
    Coverage: 1972-present- Updated quarterly
  3. LexisNexis Academic Organized into 5 categories, LexisNexis includes articles from international newspapers, magazines, transcripts, legal research and medical journals. More info about LexisNexis Academic
    Coverage: Varies - Updated Daily
  4. World Politics Review A daily online resource for international politics and foreign affairs written by more than 400 contributors from around the world. More info about World Politics Review
    Coverage: Current- Updated daily
  5. CQ Researcher Full text discussions of current, controversial public policy issues in a variety of areas More info about CQ Researcher
    Coverage: 1923 to present - Updated daily

Alphabetical Listing of Resources

ABI/INFORM Collection ABI/INFORM Collection covers over 2,890 publication titles, with more than 1,920 available in full text. International in scope, it offers the latest business and financial information, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and the competition environment. More info about ABI/INFORM Collection
Coverage: 1971-present - Updated daily
Academic Search (EBSCO) Provides fulltext coverage of magazine, newspaper, and scholarly journal articles for most academic disciplines. More info about Academic Search (EBSCO)
Coverage: Varies by title- Updated daily
Access UN The Readex United Nations Index provides access to current and retrospective United Nations documents and publications. More info about Access UN
Coverage: 1944 to the present - Updated monthly
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/accessun
Columbia International Affairs Online A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs, offering fulltext of working papers from research organizations, abstracts of foreign policy journal articles, etc. More info about Columbia International Affairs Online
Coverage: 1991 to present - Updated monthly
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/ciao
CQ Researcher Full text discussions of current, controversial public policy issues in a variety of areas More info about CQ Researcher
Coverage: 1923 to present - Updated daily
Cross-National Time Series Data Archive CNTS provides ranges of annual data from 1815 to the present for all countries for many variables of use to the social scientist researcher More info about Cross-National Time Series Data Archive
Coverage: 1815 to present - Updates vary
Dun & Bradstreet's Million Dollar Database Directory of public and private businesses in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico regardless of size with additional international business profiles. More info about Dun & Bradstreet's Million Dollar Database
Coverage: Varies - Updated quarterly
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/mdd
Factiva General news and business information sources from international newswires and pictures, TV and radio transcripts,local newspapers, company reports, and media programs. More info about Factiva
Coverage: 1985 to present - Updated daily
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/factiva
Gallup Analytics Gallup data from countries that are home to more than 98% of the world's population through a web-based portal. More info about Gallup Analytics
Coverage: Varies
Global Insight 7,000 monthly, quarterly, and annual time series pertaining to the U.S., and some international, economies. More info about Global Insight
Coverage: Coverage Varies - Continuously Updated
Google Scholar Special version of Google's index to scholarly content on the web. Connects to full-text resources available to IU users. More info about Google Scholar
Coverage: Varies - Updated Daily
Government Finance Statistics Statistical data on government financial operations for 145 IMF member countries. More info about Government Finance Statistics
Coverage: 1990 - Present - Updated Quarterly
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/imfstats
HeinOnline Provides full-text of historial treaties, regulations, and presidential documents. Also includes numerous law resources. More info about HeinOnline
Coverage: Varies - Constantly Updated
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals A multilingual index to articles and book reviews that appear in legal journals published worldwide. Excludes the U.S., the UK, Canada, and Australia. More info about Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
Coverage: 1985 to the Present - Updated Regularly
International Political Science Abstracts Indexes the world's leading journals in political science, including nearly 900 journals. More info about International Political Science Abstracts
Coverage: 1989 to the Present - Updated Continuously
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/ipsa
JSTOR Provides searchable full-text of historical runs of important scholarly journals in the humanities, arts, sciences, ecology, and business. More info about JSTOR
Coverage: From the first issue of each journal up to 3-5 years ago - Varies
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/jstor
LandScan Global population database that shows geographical distribution of population at one-kilometer resolution over an average 24 hour period More info about LandScan
Coverage: Varies - Updates vary
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/landscan
LexisNexis Academic Organized into 5 categories, LexisNexis includes articles from international newspapers, magazines, transcripts, legal research and medical journals. More info about LexisNexis Academic
Coverage: Varies - Updated Daily
LexisNexis State Capital Legislative, regulatory and related information from the fifty states of the U.S. and the District of Columbia. More info about LexisNexis State Capital
Coverage: 1995 to the Present - Updated Daily
National Academies Press 4000+ electronic books in a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health, including authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy. More info about National Academies Press
Coverage: Varies - Updates vary
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/nap
OECDiLibrary Online portal for Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development publications and statistics issued since 1998. More info about OECDiLibrary
Coverage: 2000 to Present - Updates vary
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/oecd
PAIS International Index to articles, books, studies, selected official documents and other resources on public policy issues, public administration, law, politics and government More info about PAIS International
Coverage: 1972-present- Updated quarterly
Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection Full-text of political science journals published by Sage and participating societies More info about Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
Coverage: 1980s to the present
ProQuest Congressional Provides easy access to congressional publications since 1789 and some full-text of reports, bills, resolutions, and laws to the present. More info about ProQuest Congressional
Coverage: Varies- Updated daily
ProQuest Political Science Acess to over 400 political science and international relations journals. More info about ProQuest Political Science
Coverage: 1985- present- Updated daily
ProQuest Social Sciences A collection of 21 Proquest Social Science databases More info about ProQuest Social Sciences
Coverage: 1871– current - Updates vary
Scopus SCOPUS, a product of Elsevier, is a citation database of peer-reviewed academic journal articles. Its vast database comprises of 21,000 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers (1995-present). Exporting data to Reference Managers such as Mendeley, RefWorks and EndNote, tracking citations with Citation Overview/Tracker, analyzing journal performance with Journal Analyzer and alternative journal impact metrics SNIP and SJR are some of its unique features. More info about Scopus
Coverage: 1995-present - Updated daily
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/scopus
Simply Map web-based mapping application that lets users create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data More info about Simply Map
Coverage: 1980-present - Updates vary
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/map
Social Services Abstracts Coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development. More info about Social Services Abstracts
Coverage: 1980-present- Updated monthly
UNdata Database covering selected data series from 20 specialized international data sources for all available countries and areas. More info about UNdata
Coverage: 1980s, but varies- Updates vary with data
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/undata
voxgov Provides access to unedited media, news and information from all official government sources, as well as comprehensive access to government communications. More info about voxgov
Coverage: Varies
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/voxgov
Web of Science An interface that allows cross-searching of BIOSIS Previews, Medline, Zoological Record, and Web of Science Core Collection. More info about Web of Science
Coverage: 1900 to present - Updates vary
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/wos
World Bank e-Library Online access to publications of the World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development). More info about World Bank e-Library
Coverage: Late 1980's to present - Updated daily
World Politics Review A daily online resource for international politics and foreign affairs written by more than 400 contributors from around the world. More info about World Politics Review
Coverage: Current- Updated daily
WorldCat Thousands of libraries may be searched from this one catalog; Interlibrary Loan requests can also be made. More info about WorldCat
Coverage: Varies; 33+ million records- Updated daily
To link to this resource use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/resources/worldcat
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts Merged backfile of Political Science Abstracts and ABC POL SCI. Abstracts and indexes journals in political science, international relations, law, public administration and policy. More info about Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Coverage: 1975 to present- Updated monthly