The suggested databases are accessible from this page and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection or by mail to distance learning members of the PHC community. You may check the location and the availability of an item in our collection through the online catalog, accessible from the library home page.
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Textbooks and required readings are available at the library's circulation desk for a 2-hour check-out, in-library use only.
Stratfor: Global Intelligence is a news analysis provider that covers political, economic, and military developments from around the world.
JSTOR collection contains complete issues of thousands of scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines. Issues from the most recent two to five years for each title are not included in the collection.
ProQuest and Academic Search Premier contain thousands of articles in broad areas of social sciences and law. For the most current sources on a subject, limit search to the last year or last 2 - 3 years.
LexisNexis provides access to a wide range business, government, legal and reference information, as well as full-text newspapers.
eBooks provides access to over 65,000+ academic, full-text, electronic books that can be accessed immediately on your computer. On first use, patrons are prompted to create a userID and password for future access.
Brookings Institution provides scholarly research on a variety of usbjects, generally from a more liberal perspective.
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is the oldest international foreign policy think tank in the United States. It has a reputation for excellent sholarship
Center for Strategic and International Studies is a think tank focusing on practical solutions to international problems.
Council on Foreign Relations is an independent research and policy analysis center focusing on complex foreign relations issues.
Europa is the official website for the European Union and offers access to demographic, economic, and legal information on the European Union.
Heritage Foundation provides scholarly research on a variety of usbjects, generally from a more conservative perspective.
Migration Policy Institute is an independent, think tank dedicated to the study of the movement of people worldwide.
Search the catalog using an Advanced Search for the any of the following strings as a "subject":
Communism --History --20th Century
Europe --Politics and government
Europe --History--20th Century
Locate online access to these journals through the library's Periodical Listing.
Defense and Foreign Affairs (Online 1997 - present)
Foreign Affairs (In print 1998 - present and online 1997-present)
Foreign Policy Bulletin (Online 2003 - one year ago)
Orbis (In print 2003 - present)
Created: Dr. Stephen Baskerville/Thornhill, 2013. Reviewed: Baskerville/Thornhill, 2014, 2016. Updated: Thornhill, 2017, 2019.