International Studies

Article Databases

CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online Key site [UCSD Only]
Full text of working papers, conference proceedings, policy briefs, economic indicators, and other resources in international affairs.

LexisNexis Academic Key site [UCSD Only]
Thousands of full-text sources including newspapers, wires, transcripts, newsletters, magazines, trade journals; also industry news, company information, law reviews, court decisions. Coverage dates vary.

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) Key site [UCSD Only]
1972-present. Lists print and electronic articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law. Go to PAIS Archive, 1915-1976.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts Key site [UCSD Only]
1975-present. Research within the political science discipline and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration/policy.

British Library for Development Studies (BLDS) Database
1990-present. Lists books and articles on economic and social issues in developing countries.

EDN: EINIRAS Database Network
Article database for international relations and area studies. The cooperative project is carried out by EINIRAS (European Information Network on International Relations and Area Studies). Contributors include COE, FIIA, CIDOB, SIPRI.

Factiva [UCSD Only]
Factiva.com provides access to over 8,000 sources including: * 1,000+ Global and local newspapers * 3,000+ Journals and magazines * 30,000+ Company Reports Factiva.com delivers content in 22 languages.

Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS Web)
1990-present. A bibliography of books, journal articles, proceedings in social sciences and humanities, edited by scholars selected by the Library of Congress.

PAIS Archive [UCSD Only]
1915-1976. Lists articles, books, and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, law. Go to PAIS International, 1972-present.

Periodicals Index Online [UCSD Only]
1665-1995. Index to 16 million articles from 4,700 North American and European scholarly journals in arts, humanities, social sciences; 30 percent non-English language. 10 percent of articles listed also include page images from Periodicals Archive Online.

UNBISnet: United Nations Bibliographic Information System on the Internet
UNBIS is the primary bibliographic database of the United Nations. Established in 1979, it offers access to documents of the United Nations and to non-UN publications acquired by the Dag Hammarskjöld Library in New York and the UN Library in Geneva.