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  • Academic Search Premier
    Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches. 1980s-present (dates may vary).
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  • Alternative Press Index (current + archive) A Best Bet database
    Indexes journals covering cultural, economic, political & social change. 1969-current.
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  • Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940 Part 1 A Best Bet database
    1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. Features content from 35 countries, with over 15 languages represented.
    Also Known As
    • LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940 Part 1
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  • Archives Unbound
    Thousands of archival primary-source documents from the 20th century.
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  • Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) A Best Bet database
    Articles and reports on international affairs. Includes scholarly articles, papers from university research institutes and non-governmental organizations, foundation-funded research projects, and conference proceedings. 1991 - current.
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  • CQ Researcher
    In-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. From the Congressional Quarterly. 1991 to present.
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  • Films on Demand
    55 documentary films on various topics in the humanities and social sciences.
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  • GreenFILE (EBSCO)
    Articles on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. Draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.
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  • Independent Voices
    Alternative press publications produced by feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals and the New Left, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Hispanics, LGBT activists, the extreme right-wing press and alternative magazines.
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  • Newspapers through ProQuest
    Full text of: Hartford Courant 1992-, Christian Science Monitor 1988-, New York Times 1980-, Wall Street Journal 1984-, Washington Post 1987-
    Also Known As
    • Newsstand from CT State Library
    • Hartford Courant (1992 – Current)
    • Christian Science Monitor (1988-Current)
    • Wall Street Journal (1984-Current)
    • Washington Post (1987-Current)
    • New York Times (1980 - current)
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  • OECD International Migration Statistics
    Coverage includes: agriculture & food; economic outlook; education; health; science & technology, and much more. NOTES: UConn has access to the OECD statistical databases ONLY. 1960-current.
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  • ProQuest History Vault: Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930
    Covers Asian immigration and exclusion 1898-1941, Mexican immigration 1906-1930, INS records from Ellis Island, and investigations into prostitution and white slavery.
    Also Known As
    • Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930
    • Records of the INS, 1880-1930
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  • PsycINFO
    Scholarly articles in psychology, plus medicine, psychiatry, education, social work, criminology, social science, business, & organizational behavior. 1872-present.
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  • Public Affairs Index A Best Bet database
    Indexes journal articles, books, statistical yearbooks, conference proceedings, research reports and government documents world-wide on public affairs, political science, public administration, and international relations. Replaced PAIS 1/26/2017. 1915-current.
    Also Known As
    • PAIS International
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  • Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa (Aluka) A Best Bet database
    Documents and images related to Southern African countries, including periodicals, newspapers, records of colonial government commissions, correspondence, UN documents, out-of-print books, oral testimonies, life histories, and speeches.
    Also Known As
    • Aluka
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  • Supreme Court Insight by ProQuest
    Collection of full opinions from U.S. Supreme Court-argued cases from 1975-2016 that includes per curiam decisions, dockets, oral arguments, joint appendices, amici briefs, and landmark decisions.
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  • Women's Studies International (EBSCO) A Best Bet database
    Core topics in women's studies as well as current topics in feminist research. Includes sociology, history, political science, public policy, business, and education. Indexes journals, newspapers, newsletters, books, proceedings, and dissertations. 1972-current.
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  • World Development Indicators (WDI)
    Provides statistics on the economies of over 200 developing countries, including time series data on agriculture, manufacturing, health indicators, education, natural resources, and foreign investment. From the World Bank World Development Indicators. 1960s-current.
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