LIBRARY OPERATING STATUS: The Richard E. Bjork Library has gone fully remote. Digital databases, electronic journal subscriptions, and video-streaming services are running as normal. Librarians are available for virtual course support.
Credo General ReferenceProvides full-text online versions of hundreds of top quality reference books in all major subjects. Includes bilingual and biographical dictionaries.
Europa WorldEuropa World is the online version of the Europa World Year Book, the indispensable source of information on world-wide affairs. First published in 1926, the year book covers political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.
GALE eBooksGALE eBooks is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Oxford Reference Online: PremiumOxford Reference offers full text access to numerous dictionaries and encyclopedias by Oxford University Press as well as selected titles from the Oxford Companion series.
A short explanation of the differences between scholarly and popular periodicals.
Selected Political Science Databases
Academic Search CompleteOffers a multidisciplinary collection of full-text journals, providing users access to critical information from many sources unique to this database. This database is a leading source of peer-reviewed, full-text articles.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full TextSubject areas covered include: criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing; criminal investigation; forensic sciences and investigation; history of crime; substance abuse and addiction; probation and parole.
Social Science Premium CollectionThis collection provides access to databases covering international literature in social sciences. Featured databases include IBSS, Sociological Abstracts and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.
Westlaw, Thomson ReutersThomson Reuters Westlaw is a premier research service for legal, news, and business-related information and research.