The online edition of The Economist provides analysis of world business and current affairs, covering international news, world politics, business, finance, science and technology, as well as overviews of cultural trends and regular industry, business and country surveys. The site also provides briefings, statistics and profiles on 60 countries under Country Briefings.
Emerging Markets Data Base [CD Rom]
Available only at Ginn Library public computer stations. Provides detailed statistics on stock markets in developing countries.
EMIS [Web Sites]
Online database covering financial, legal, industrial and macro-economic information, and daily news.
Europa World Plus [Indexes and Abstracts]
Electronic, full-text version of the print series, Europa World Year Book. This title provides lengthy essays covering politics, government, history, economics and international agencies for every country in the world.
Factiva from Dow Jones has over 14,000 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.
Infotrac Newsstand provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio, and TV broadcasts and transcripts.
Hotline [Indexes and Abstracts]
Coverage of daily political news.
Issues and Controversies [Indexes and Abstracts]
Full-text, in-depth essays giving multiple perspectives to issues facing society today. Search full text, subject index, title, date. Custom searching also available. It also provides access to selected primary source documents, interviews, newspaper editorials and bibliographies.
Jane's Information Group [Indexes and Abstracts]
Jane's periodicals and databases, with information on defense, security, weapons, terrorism, intelligence, and public safety.
MideastWire.com [Web Sites]
Daily news from newspapers, TV, and radio, originating in Arab countries, Iran, and the Arab Media Diaspora, and translated into English. Includes searchable archives and email newsletter. From 2005-
Nation Archive 1865 - [Journals]
The Nation Digital Archive provides full access to the complete backfile of the oldest continuously published weekly journal in America; it includes every article, editorial, poem, puzzle, and review since publication began on July 6th, 1865.
National Journal Online [Journals]
Full text nonpartisan weekly on politics, policy and government.
Newspaper Editorials - World News Digest [Indexes and Abstracts]
Newspaper Editorials is a selection of editorials from Editorials on File (no longer in print), with opinion from the United States and Canada; grouped by subject and year; reproduced by permission of the original publishers.
Nexis Uni [Electronic Journals Collection]
Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis - including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790 - with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.
ProQuest (All databases) [Indexes and Abstracts]
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.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Boston Globe (1872 - 1979) [Indexes and Abstracts]
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
Full-text archive of the Los Angeles Times, from 1881. Primary source with particular strengths in news coverage of the film and entertainment industry, immigration, and the growth of Southern California and the American West.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851-3 yrs ago) with Index (1851-1993) [Indexes and Abstracts]
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. The Historical New York Times with Index (1851-1993) provides search capability using subject terms and topics for focused and targeted results in combination with searchable full text, full page, and article-level images from the Historical New York Times (1851-3 yrs ago)
Readers' Guide Full Text Mega [Indexes and Abstracts]
Readers' Guide Full Text is a database containing comprehensive indexing and abstracting of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada, plus the full text of selected periodicals.
Times Digital Archive 1785 - 2007 [Journals]
Researchers can search through the complete digital edition of The Times (London), to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page. The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching. Data will be added monthly until the entire period of 1785-1985 is available.