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POLI SCI Honors Thesis: Gov Info and News

Resources for researching and writing a Political Science thesis.

News Resources

Here are some general news and newsmedia databases.  Click on the dropdown menu below to access the Library's full electronic newspapers collection.

For a full listing of the Library's news resources, check the drop-down below.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service

The Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) can provide you a wealth of information from foreign news sources.  The U.S. State Department ran the FBIS to translate foreign language newspapers, wires, and broadcasts into English.  FBIS only translated information relating to U.S. interests, and only distributed to the public a select amount of what was translated.

Gov Info

These resouces can help you discover and locate information from the government.  More resources can be located in the Library's Government Information pages.

NGO Search

This search engine was developed by David Oldenkamp at Indiana University and James Jacobs at Stanford. The site searches NGOs with Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council and other NGO directories on the Internet.