All Library Databases

Alphabetical list of databases
World History in Context

Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in world history.  Includes full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

Access level: CUNY
Alternate access via CUNY login credentials
World Legal Information Institute

A free, independent and non-profit global legal research facility providing access to over 1230 databases from 123 jurisdictions developed collaboratively by 14 Legal Information Institutes including the Cornell Legal Information Institute.  A good resource for finding contemporary legal materials from foreign countries.

Access level: Freely available to the public

A union catalog of libraries around the world. Includes books, media, manuscripts, and other formats dating back to the 12th century.

Access level: CUNY
Alternate access via CUNY login credentials
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Journal articles and book abstracts in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration/policy. Coverage from 1975 to the present.

Access level: John Jay
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