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New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Provides millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other authoritative sources, as well as transcripts and full text from a wider variety of general sources, including The New York Times, the Times (London), and the Financial Times.
Al-Monitor offers expert news and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The Pro package includes access to Memos (focused expert analysis on a topic), Newsletters (2x/daily on an industry sector), and Trend Reports (data-driven in-depth reports).
Arab Barometer is a nonpartisan research network that conducts high-quality and reliable public opinion surveys in the Middle East and North Africa since 2006. It provides insight into ordinary citizens' social, political, and economic attitudes and values across the Arab world. It is the largest repository of publicly available data on men's and women's views in the MENA region.
Primary-source collection of ca. 45,000 fully-searchable documents from the Casa de las Américas in Havana, documenting the culture and cultural relations of Revolutionary Cuba and countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.
This primary-source collection documents the literary, intellectual and cultural milieu of Revolutionary Cuba. Sourced from the archives of the Casa de las Américas in Havana, it provides unprecedented access to files covering more than a thousand writers, thinkers and artists from Cuba and abroad.
This primary source collection documents the history of theater in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a special focus on Revolutionary Cuba. In addition, there are files about countries on other continents, such as the Soviet Union, the United States (with a focus on Latino and Chicano theater), and various countries in Europe and Africa. The collection covers theater groups, festivals, performances, and persons (actors, playwrights, directors).
The Kotobarabia E-Library delivers over 3,500 contemporary and classic Arabic books from Egypt in e-book form for the first time. Works in the collection are divided into 29 thematic categories and several subcategories. The books in this collection are full-image and are also full-text searchable.
The Kotobarabia Modern Arab Renaissance Collection is an electronic archive of books published 1820-1914 from Egypt, Syria, and other regions of the Islamic World. The collection is comprised of over 2,500 titles in the humanities and the sciences.
A comprehensive database providing legislative and regulatory insights, data tools, and resources for policy research. On-demand, graphic visualization library translates complex policy issues, and data sets into infographics. The Document Drawer repository offers primary source documentation. Limited state coverage also included.