Provides statistical information for every country in the world on numerous topics...
World Development Indicators Online
World Development Indicators provide a comprehensive overview of development drawing on data from the World Bank and more than 30 partners. For a neat visual tool that corresponds to WDI go to
World Bank Data Visualizer
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is an online market research tool containing global information on consumer spending, industry information, country profiles, and much more.
Users will be asked to login with their JMU eid and password.
CIA World FactBook
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, and geography for 266 world entities. Includes photos, maps, and flags. The
is in the public domain.
County and City Data Book
Statistical database offering demographic, economic, and government information...
County and City Data Book: 2007
The County and City Data Book is the most comprehensive source of information about the individual counties and cities in the United States. It includes data for all U.S. states, counties, and cities with a population of 25,000 or more.
Europa World provides the latest information covering political elections, country profiles, and industry statistics....
Provides access to statistics and information produced by more than 70 U.S. government agencies.
Gapminder World 2006
Gapminder World 2006 presents statistical data in a unique and visually appealing way. Graphs are created using data on various countries throughout the world and are animated to show striking, visually-rich results. These results allow for easy identification of trends in the data.
Congressional Research (Cancelled)
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Searchable full text congressional publications and legislative research.
Digital National Security Archive
This database is the most comprehensive collection available of significant primary documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945...
Homeland Security Digital Library
Contains documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from a wide variety of sources including federal, state and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations and private entities.
Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews on Islam.
LANIC (Latin American Network Information Center) is a rich gateway to Internet-based information on Latin America. Organized by topic and by country, it is also keyword-searchable. Maintained at the University of Texas at Austin.
Contains several full-text databases: current news, laws and legislation, business and company information and more...
Full text and indexing for ethnic, minority, and international newspapers and magazines...
Access World News
Provides full-text for over 600 U.S. and over 700 international news sources.
Terrorism: Essential Primary Sources
Encyclopedia of Terrorism
Over 300 entries on the subject of terrorism worldwide.
Encyclopedia of United States National Security
A thoroughly interdisciplinary work, this encyclopedia views national security from historical, economic, political, and technological perspectives.
Political Science Complete
Contains information on global political topics as well as a subject-specific thesaurus. Subjects include comparative politics, humanitarian issues, international relations, law and legislation, non-governmental organizations, and political theory.