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  • Archives Unbound
    Thousands of archival primary-source documents from the 20th century.
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  • Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003)
    Full text coverage for over 70 years of the Atlanta Daily World, which had the first black White House correspondent and was the first black daily in the nation in the 20th century.
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  • Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988)
    Digital archive for the Baltimore Afro-American‎ from 1893 to 1988. The most widely circulated black newspaper on the Atlantic coast and the first black newspaper to have foreign correspondents and female sports correspondents. 1893-1988.
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  • British Library Newspapers Parts I-V (1732-1950)
    Large collection of regional and local newspapers in Great Britain from 1732 to 1900, digitized from the holdings of the British Library. Full text and extensive illustrations of hundreds of British newspapers. 1732-1900.
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  • Churchill Archive
    Online archive of more than 800,000 pages of primary sources (1874-1965) from British premier Winston S. Churchill, including his personal and official correspondence, speeches, and other writings. Also includes essays, teaching materials, and more.
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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 Electronic Library A Best Bet database
    Full-text of the CQ Weekly and The CQ Researcher, as well as the CQ Congress Collection. From the Congressional Quarterly. CQ Weekly Report: 1983 to current. CQ Researcher: 1991 to current.
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  • Digital National Security Archive – Latin American Collections (ProQuest)
    This database is the most comprehensive collection available of significant primary documents central to U.S.foreign and military policy since 1945. The Library has access to the Latin American collection set.
    Also Known As
    • DNSA
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  • Factiva
    Global news and business information articles. Includes Dow Jones Interactive and Reuters Business Briefing. Current.
    Access limited to 3 concurrent users. Please LOG OUT when done. Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • GPO FDsys
    Text of Congressional Record, bills and bill tracking, Federal Register, U.S. Code, presidential documents, and more. 1971-current.
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  • Hein Online
    Full-text of law reviews, federal documents, and Supreme Court materials. Much material is pre-1980 and some dates back to the 1800s. See details for coverage.
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  • iPOLL
    Includes polls and data survey results from academic, commercial and media survey organizations such as Gallup Organization, Harris Interactive, Pew Research Associates, and many more. From the Roper Center. 1935-present.
    Also Known As
    • Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
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  • Issues & Controversies
    Summarizes current issues and controversies in political, economic, social and scientific topics. 1995-current.
    Also Known As
    • Facts on File
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  • Legislative Insight by ProQuest
    Full-text publications generated in the course of U.S. Congressional lawmaking. The compiled legislative histories may include bills, reports, documents, hearings, CRS reports, committee prints, presidential signing statements, statutes, and more.
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  • LLMC Digital
    Digitized legal works and U.S. government documents from the executive, judicial, and legislative branches.
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  • NCJRS Abstracts Database
    Covers all aspects of law enforcement and criminal justice. From the National Criminal Justice Reference System. 1972-current.
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  • Nexis Uni Law
    Primary source materials such as federal and state case law, statutes and codes, federal regulations, international legal materials, and patents. Secondary sources include legal news and law review articles. 1980s-current.
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  • Nexis Uni News
    Full text of national and international newspapers, newswires, popular magazines, trade journals, news transcripts from television and radio, student newspapers, and more. 1980s-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.
    Works best with Internet Explorer on Windows.
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  • Political Science Complete (EBSCO) A Best Bet database
    Forrmerly ProQuest Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. Delivers nearly 700 full-text journals, 330 full-text reference books and monographs, and more than 47,000 full-text conference papers.
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  • ProQuest Congressional Publications
    ProQuest Congressional Publications provides PDF images and full-text searching of publications of Congress including hearings, the U.S. Serial Set, and reports created by the Congressional Research Service.
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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.
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    • Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930
    • Records of the INS, 1880-1930
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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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  • Regulatory Insight by ProQuest
    Administrative law histories organized by public law. Researchers can access and work with all notices, proposed rules, and final rules with a direct basis in a specific Public Law. Companion to ProQuest Legislative Insight.
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  • Slavery, Abolition, and Social Justice
    Documents the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries with 16 key areas of focus, including slavery in the early Americas, the Middle Passage, slave testimony, resistance, the abolition movement, the Islamic world, and slavery today.
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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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  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set
    Full text access to the thousands of volumes of the U.S. Congressional Serial Set series from 1789-1969.
    Also Known As
    • United States Congressional Serial Set
    • Serial set (1789-1969)
    • Serial Set (U.S. Congressional Serial Set)
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  • World Politics Review
    Browsable database of analysis on global trends and current affairs, with thousands of archived articles and more than 75,000 words of original content produced each month. Relevant to foreign policy, international politics, and foreign affairs.
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  • World Politics Review (via EBSCO) A Best Bet database
    On EBSCO platform. Analysis of global trends across disciplines, with thousands of archived articles and more than 75,000 words of original content produced each month. Relevant to foreign policy, international politics, and foreign affairs
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