Don't be fooled by the name. "Europa" offers great overviews of ALL regions and countries. Includes histories, geographic descriptions, economic and political overviews, extensive statistics, and more. Note: this database may only be used by one person at a time. Please logout when finished. Thank you.
The World Bank provides free and open access to a comprehensive set of data about development in countries around the globe, together with other datasets cited in the data catalog. Broader access to these data allow policymakers and advocacy groups to make better-informed decisions and measure improvements more accurately. They are also valuable tools to support research by journalists, academia and others, broadening understanding of global issues.
Middle Ages and Renaissance studies. Find citations to books, articles, essays, scholars, and a variety of specialized resources. Full text is available for a few journals and some unpublished letters.
Offers in-depth reporting on vital issues, statistical and historical analyses, historic documents and primary source materials, as well as a directory of key government, nonprofit, and private organizations in each of the major policy areas.
Getting Started with Social Science Research
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