CLIO: Columbia Libraries Online Catalog
CLIO is the online catalog for the Columbia and Barnard libraries. It includes over 4 million records for books, journal or newspaper titles (not articles), online resources, government documents, microforms, sound or video recordings, archival collections, etc.
Access to almost all American dissertations accepted at an accredited institution since 1861. Abstracts are included for doctoral dissertation records from July 1980 to the present In addition, the full text of dissertations published since 1997 (and some from earlier dates) is available.
An online catalog of the collections of 24,000 member libraries of the OCLC consortium, comprising more than 36 million records for books, serials, manuscript collections, audiovisual materials, computer files, and other media.
A borrowing service offered by the university libraries of Columbia, Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, Pennsylvania, Princeton, and Yale. It is designed to allow students, faculty and staff to request (and receive in four days) books directly from each other's collections.
Background Notes - U.S. Department of State
Brief profiles of most countries of the world. Includes information on government type and structure, names of major government officials, and an overview of foreign relations.
A globally integrated 5-year macroeconomic forecast for each country of the world.
Economist Intelligence Unit
Includes country-specific reports covering such topis as: political background, recent political events and developments, presidential succession, political forces, and key political figures.
Europa World Plus
Political, economic, historical, and geographic profiles of 250+ countries and global regions. Search or browse by country, region, organization, or people.
Political Handbook of the world
Contains entries on countries and territories around the world. It covers each country's political parties and includes names of key ambassadors, international memberships, and profiles intergovernmental organizations.
Provides page images of back issues of the core scholarly journals in the field of Political Science from the earliest issues to within a few years of current publication.
Provides a diverse literature of the left, including on politics and economics.
PAIS Archive & International
Includes references to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical sources, grey literature, research reports, conference proceedings, and publications of international agencies, originally published in the PAIS Bulletin, 1915 to the present.
DSSC Data Service - Columbia University
Operated jointly by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT) and Columbia University Libraries, EDS provides access to a wide variety of numerical data resources and services. EDS is located in Room 215 of Lehman Library, and staff members can provide guidance and instruction.
Law & Politics Book Review
Sponsored by the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association, it provides thematic essays that address important substantive, theoretical, or methodological issues about the legal process and politics.
Povides reviews in all the major sub-disciplines of Politics and International Relations.
CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) is designed to be the most comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 forward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, and proceedings from conferences.
Provides access to indexes of published papers presented at conferences worldwide since in 1993.
Contains citations to proceedings of every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received at The British Library from October 1993 to the present.