Visiting Scholars

Your Library Toolkit

Important Databases = ND ONLY
  • WorldCat ND Only
    Description: Bibliographic and location information for books,
    recordings and journal titles in libraries worldwide.
  • PAIS International - Access for 1972- || Archive for years 1915-1976
    Description: Indexes articles, hearings, studies, reports and books on topics of public concern in state, national and international affairs
  • EconLit
    Description: Abstracts to international literature of economics.
    Articles, books, proceedings, dissertations
  • Historical Abstracts
    Description: Index and abstracts of scholarly articles, books, essays on European and world history. Complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life).
  • ATLA Religion Database ND Only
    Description: Comprehensive online database supporting religious and theological scholarship in graduate education and faculty research. Compilation of three print indexes: Religion Index One: Periodicals (RIO), Religion Index Two: Multi-Author Works (RIT), and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (IBBR). Provides citations on such topics as Biblical studies, world religions, Church history and religious perspectives on social issues.
  • Web of Science ND Only
    Description: Includes Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index.
Current News Sources
  • LexisNexis Academic ND Only
    Description: Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.
  • World News Connections ND Only
    Description: Local coverage of issues and events worldwide, translated into English. Most recent two years of full text and summaries of newspaper articles, speeches,TV and radio broadcasts, books, and reports. The information in WNC is available within 48-72 hours from the time of the original publication or broadcast.
  • Latin American Intelligence Service ND ONLY
    Description: Provides access to the full portfolio of Latin American Newsletter information resources along with a series of bespoke services including the Client Response Unit, Special Bulletins, Personal Briefings, and Five-Year Forecasts.