Global Resources

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CQ Researcher

Weekly reports on issues in the news.

Opposing Viewpoints

Source for information on today’s most controversial and talked about social issues; features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, websites, and magazine & newspaper articles.

Global Road Warrior

Country-by-country resource for learning about culture, customs, history, and language.


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AtoZ World Travel

Travel resource with information about points of interest, security, transportation, food and restaurants, culture, and language.

EBSCOhost Espanol (Spanish)

Spanish-language interface to select EBSCO databases (articles are in English and databases must be searched in English).

Ethnic NewsWatch

An interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) database of newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.

Foreign Policy

Originally-reported articles focusing on leading global issues in national security, technology, markets, and energy & resources.

Global Issues In Context

Contains news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, and statistics.

The New York Times (Free Digital Subscription)

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The Wall Street Journal (Free Digital Subscription)

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  Streaming Video

60 Minutes

News reports from the popular CBS program.

Ethnographic Video Online

Streaming videos. Available from off-campus. Resource for the study of human culture, behavior, and society around the world.