Government

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)

Portal for theory and research in international affairs. Contents include working papers, journal articles, policy briefs, and other sources. Covers topics such as economics, security, development, government, international trade and finance, and international relations.

Contemporary Women’s Issues

Full-text content from mainstream periodicals, "gray" literature, and the alternative press with a focus on critical issues and events that influence women's lives around the world, including often overlooked and hard-to-find newsletters and NGO research reports plus ephemeral literature from leading research institutes and grass roots organizations

CountryWatch

Up-to-date news and information on the countries of the world. Key publications include CountryReviews™ (demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information) and CountryWire™ (news coverage). Additional components include country-specific maps and data.

CQ Press Political Reference Suite of Online Editions

Twenty-five yearbooks, handbooks, A-Z encyclopedias, directories and guides from CQ Press on all manner of US government subjects.

CQ Researcher Online

Provided by CQ Press, CQR provides extensive coverage of current debates and controversies in American public life. From background information to charts to pro & con essays, CQR covers all aspects of hot social and political issues. Video Tutorial

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text

This resource includes bibliographic records and full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology.

Criminal Justice Collection

Journal articles for those studying law, law enforcement, terrorism, homeland security, forensic science, and related topics

Data-Planet

The largest repository of standardized and structured statistical data

Early American Imprints, Series I & II: Evans & Shaw Shoemaker

The definitive resource for information about every aspect of life in 17th, 18th, and early 19th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, and more.

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

Journal articles and book reference content addressing environmental concerns and research

Factiva

Full text local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, press release wires, media transcripts, news photos, and much more. Note: Off-campus users may encounter an SSL error on the first attempt to access this resource. If an error is encountered, please return to this page and click on the resource link again. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

A large database of reference and primary sources covering a wide range of topics with sections of the e-books that can be viewed in a browser, heard as text to speech, or downloaded as PDF documents. Video Tutorial

Global Road Warrior

Information about countries with the ability to break down by more specific areas of interest.

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)

News, overview information, video, commentaries, primary source documents, and statistics as well as a directory of local, national, and international organizations related to energy systems, healthcare, food safety, climate change, population, and economic development

HeinOnline Law Journal Library

Retrospective database providing images and full text of law reviews and journals, U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1790, Federal Register 1936-1986, U.S. Attorney General opinions, U.S. treaties and agreements, and classics in legal literature. Video Tutorial

LegalTrac

Major law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals, and international legal journals, covering federal and state cases, laws and regulations, legal practice and taxation, as well as British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law

LexisNexis Academic – Now NexisUni

LexisNexis is being updated to NexisUni. All links to LexisNexis will be deactivated as of May 15, 2018.

NexisUni includes news, business, and legal information from local, regional, national, and international newspapers, print and online journals, television and radio broadcasts, newswires, and blogs. It includes legal sources for federal and state cases and statutes, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1790.

For an overview and introduction to using NexisUni, see our Video Tutorial.

Please contact JFLCollections@liberty.edu with any questions or concerns.

Making of Modern Law

Full-text collection of Anglo-American legal treatises from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Contains over 21,000 works regarding British Commonwealth and American law. Includes casebooks, local practice manuals, books on legal form, pamphlets, letters, and speeches.

Military and Intelligence Database

Scholarly journals, magazines, and reports that cover all aspects of past and present military affairs and that support key subject areas such as governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, and the structure of the armed forces (Updated annually)

PapersFirst

An index of papers presented at conferences worldwide. Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. Coverage: 1993-present.

PolicyMap

Data application with mapping capabilities that provides demographics, real estate, health, jobs, and more for communities across the U.S. Data is available in interactive maps, tables, charts, and reports. The data is downloadable as comma-separated value (.csv) files, and the maps can be printed, emailed, or saved as image files.

Proceedings

An index of worldwide conference proceedings. Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. Coverage: 1993-present.

Stratfor Worldview

Called "the civilian CIA," Strategic Forecasting provides analysis of the major geopolitical events of the day. Stratfor goes deeper than headline news and explains the complex causes and effects of world events.

War & Terrorism Collection

Full-text articles addressing both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war and terrorism (Updated daily)

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