This database provides coverage of global political topics with a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of contemporary political discourse. Subject areas include organizational studies, peace and conflict studies, economics, human rights, and public policy and administration. Coverage: 1958-present.
Social Science Journals contains full text and citations covering the social sciences including subjects: anthropology, communication science, demography, economics, education, political science, policy studies, psychology, social work, and sociology. Coverage: 1994- Present. Updated: Regularly.
Containing citations and abstracts for publications from many countries throughout the world, this database focuses on areas of public concern and potential legislation. Indexes journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, and web content.
Business Source Elite provides popular and scholarly articles on a variety of business topics, including management and economics, accounting, banking, finance, international business, marketing, and sales. Contains access to Harvard Business review, AAA journals, Forbes, and The Wall Street Journal. Coverage: 1985-present
Abstracts of political science articles published in thousands of journals and yearbooks from around the world. The abstracts are in English, regardless of the original language of the article. Simultaneous user limit: 4
CIAO is a source for research in international affairs. Includes a range of materials from 1991 onward, including university institute working papers, foundation-funded research projects, papers from NGOs, proceedings from conferences, policy briefs, books, journals, and original case studies written by international affairs experts.
A collection of readings on global issues, conflicts, and news. Subject areas include sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women’s studies, human rights, and English composition. Contains video and other multimedia files.
Selected Databases for Healthcare Management Research
With full-text for the top nursing and allied health literature and indexing for thousands of additional journals and documents, this database covers a wide range of topics including biomedicine, alternative and complementary medicine, and consumer health. Contains evidence-based care sheets and research reports.
Designed to meet the needs of researchers studying the field of health administration. Coverage includes key journals and dissertations, mainly in full text, with such topics as health professions, hospitals, insurance, law, statistics, business, management, personnel, and ethics.
Tips & Tricks
Tips & Tricks
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