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ProQuest Congressional (ProQuest)
Retrieve congressional materials and legislative histories by searching abstracts, titles, indexing information and other bibliographic data. For any topic dealing with policy issues, this database is a must. Newspapers indexed are The Hill, Rollcall, and Washington Post
CQ Researcher (CQ)
Comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news. CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.
CQ Weekly (CQ)
Reports on the world's most powerful legislative body completely and accurately every week. In-depth reports on issues looming on the congressional horizon, plus a complete wrap up the previous week's news, including the status of bills in play, behind-the-scenes maneuvering, committee and floor activity, debates and all roll-call votes.
CQ- Public Affairs Collection (CQ)
Features 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.
Statesman's Yearbook (Palgrave Macmillan)
The Statesman's Yearbook includes reliable information on every country in the world, covering key historical events, population, etc....

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Google Scholar **NEW** (Google)
Google Scholar searches a subset of the Internet that contains scholarly literature. If you click this link to get to Google Scholar, you will be able to access the full text of our subscription resources from on or off campus. If your Google Scholar search takes you to a publisher’s website that asks you to pay for full text and there is no link to "Get It @ Golisano Library," send the url to ill@roberts.edu. Our Interlibrary Loan Department will attempt to get it for you free of charge. Access to this resource is currently in beta testing. Please report any issues you encounter to libsys@roberts.edu.
Academic (LexisNexis)
Provides access to full-text news, business, and legal publications, using a variety of flexible search options and resources often not indexed elsewhere. 1980-Present
Academic OneFile (Gale)
A source for peer-reviewed full-text articles from world's leading journals and reference sources. Over 13,000 indexed journals, more than 6,500 full text. Full Text Coverage of the New York Times from 1995 – current. Total coverage 1980 – current
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 7,300 peer-reviewed titles. Coverage: 1887-
CountryWatch (same)
CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data through its suite of products to over 4000 clients including public and private sector organizations with overseas operations and global interests
GPO (Free Database)
This site provides free access to full text material published by the Government as well as publications for sale.
JSTOR (JSTOR)
The JSTOR Archive Collections provide complete digitized runs for hundreds of journals in more than 50 academic disciplines. For most journals in the JSTOR archive there is a “moving wall” embargo (typically five years, but sometimes longer or shorter) on current access.
Military & Government Collection (EBSCO)
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)
Designed for persons seeking contextual information and opinions on current social issues, the database includes continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio and links to vetted websites.
ProQuest Research Library (ProQuest)
Over 5000 titles and 3,500 Full Text titles. Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests. Coverage: 1971 - present
WorldCat (FirstSearch)
Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. Funding for WorldCat is provided by the Rochester Regional Library Council through a grant from the New York State Education Department. Dissertations and theses available.