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Please note:  Many of these online resources require a Tufts ID and proxy server software for off-campus use.

Indexes and Abstracts

Congressional Universe
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.
Lexis-Nexis. Lexis-Nexis.
Major full-text resource. Includes articles from the major American newspapers in addition to many regional papers. Also includes company financial information, country and state profiles, company news, medical and health topics, and biographical information. Major source for federal case law, the U.S. Code, law reviews, and state legal research.
PAIS
Index to articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about public affairs and international relations.
Statistical Universe. 1973-
Statistical information from the U.S. government, including the Statistical Abstract of the United States and other sources. Online version of American Statistics Index, Statistical Reference Index, and Index to International Statistics.

Periodicals and Electronic Journals

American Political Science Review
Coverage: v. 1-86 (1906-1992)
PRINT holdings: v. 1- (1906-)
Human Rights Quarterly
Coverage: v. 17- (1995-)
PRINT holdings: v. 3- (1981-)
Journal of Democracy
Coverage: v. 7- (1996-)
PRINT holdings: v. 7- (1996-)
Proceedings of the American Political Science Association
Coverage: v.1-10 (1904-1913)
PRINT holdings: v. 1- (1904-)
SAIS Review
Coverage: v. 15- (1995-)
PRINT holdings at Ginn Library: v. 9- (1989-)
Theory and Event
Coverage: v. 1- (1996-)
World Politics
Coverage: v. 48- (1995-)

Internet and Web Resources

Foreign
 
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAONet). Columbia University Press.
Provides searchable access to the full-text of working papers and conference proceedings from 45 leading research centers in the field of international policy and scholarship. CIAO also provides abstracts from key foreign policy journals and the texts of twelve books on various aspects foreign affaries as well as links to internet resources and a calendar of meetings and conferences.
Political Database of the Americas (formerly Latin American Political Database)
War, Peace and Security Guide
Bilingual (French/English) access to Internet resources on armed forces of the world, contemporary conflicts, international relations, military art and science, military history, arms control, and peacekeeping.
 
General
 
Lexis-Nexis. Lexis-Nexis.
Major full-text resource. Includes articles from the major American newspapers in addition to many regional papers. Also includes company financial information, country and state profiles, company news, medical and health topics, and biographical information. Major source for federal case law, the U.S. Code, law reviews, and state legal research.
Policy Research Online File
Provides access to major think tanks, research organizations, and university research programs. Contains information on a complete range of policy issues, both domestic and international. Identifies research from 1990 to the present. Updated weekly.
Stat-USA
An online service of the most recent international trade information available from the National Trade Data Bank, the National Economic, Social & Environmental Database, the Economic Bulletin Board, Global Business Procurement Opportunities, and the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
 
 
Domestic
 
FedStats 
Links to more than 70 U.S. Federal agencies that provide statistics for public use.
The Gallup Poll
Lexis-Nexis. Lexis-Nexis.
Major full-text resource. Includes articles from the major American newspapers in addition to many regional papers. Also includes company financial information, country and state profiles, company news, medical and health topics, and biographical information. Major source for federal case law, the U.S. Code, law reviews, and state legal research.
National Political Index
POTUS: Presidents Of The United States
A part of the Internet Public Library.
Presidential Addresses
Survey Research Center
From Princeton University.
 
 

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Created:  September 21, 1999