PAIS International & Archive contains citations and abstracts to articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, and statistical directories in the fields of economics, political science, public policy, business, finance, law, international trade and relations, public administration, and government. Coverage: 1915 - Present. Updated: Monthly.
ABI/INFORM contains scholarly & popular articles concerning international, national, local, & regional business news coverage for public and private companies. Topics include: Business and industry, computers and internet, economics and trade, environment, government and law, and social issues and policy. Content: industry & market research, commodity reports, company reports (Hoovers and Annual Reports), Country Reports, dissertations & working papers Coverage: 1971-Present Updated: Monthly
Social Science Journals contains full text and citations covering the social sciences including subjects: Addiction Studies, Family Studies, and International Affairs. Coverage: 1994- Present. Updated: Regularly.
Academic OneFile is a general interest database containing scholarly and popular articles on a variety of topics including: Physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Contains audio, images and video. Coverage: 1980-present.
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