Web access to the CQ Researcher. The CQ Researcher covers current and controversial issues with complete summaries, insight into all sides of the issues, bibliographies and more.
A full-text database focusing on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas. Topics include family, childbirth, domestic abuse, work, sexual harassment, aging, body image, eating disorders, social roles and more. Includes content on the impact of gender on areas such as the arts, education, politics, religion, and more.
Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.
Provides online access to back issues of core scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, & sciences. The current 2-5 years are not included, but complete back runs are provided whenever possible.
Widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is a historical dictionary, so is very different from those of current English, in which the focus is on present-day meanings. The OED includes present-day meanings but also the history of individual words, and of the language.
Extensive coverage of over 500 social work journals back to 1965, covering topics such as therapy, education, human services, addictions, child and family welfare, mental health and more. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers, Inc. Social Work Abstracts Searching Tips.
World Data Analyst offers detailed statistical comparisons of countries around the world, using both the most recent statistics and historical figures. One creates tables, charts, export the information to a spreadsheet for printing and data crunching, and also link to country articles in Encyclopedia Britannica. State of Maine funded.