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I'm Grant Young, the Academic Librarian for Arts and Humanities. Please contact me if you need advice / help with using Library resources to support your study, teaching or research - or attend one of my regular drop-in sessions. 

Library Search is your main way into books and articles held by the Library, with Find Databases giving you access to further specialist resources to explore. This current subject guide provides a selection of key Databases and other resources likely to be of use as you undertake your studies.


Key resources in Politics and International Relations Key resources in Politics and International Relations

Box of Broadcasts
TV and radio programmes including news, films and documentaries

Communication & Mass Media Complete
Journal articles, book chapters, book reviews

IBSS – international bibliography of social sciences
Journal articles, book chapters, book reviews

Guardian / Observer Archive
Search the full-text of these newspapers including photos and images from 1791-2003. For more recent articles, see: Nexis

JSTOR Arts and Sciences
Journal articles and book reviews

New York Times Archive
Search the full-text of this newspaper including images and photos from 1851-2011. For more recent articles, and other newspapers, see: Nexis

National, regional and international newspapers including UK broadsheets; World Development Indicators, BBC Monitoring

Other useful resources for Politics and International Relations Other useful resources for Politics and International Relations

Academic Search Complete
Journal articles, book chapters and book reviews

Chatham House Archive 1980-2008
Publications, documents and speeches from the Royal Institute of International Affairs on a range of topics, including international politics, ideology and diplomacy, international security, war and conflict, and communication and media

Cite them right
Guide to referencing different information sources

Credo Reference
Authoritative general reference books online

Ebook Central
Ebook collection

International Encyclopedia of Revolution and protest
Concise explanations of events and larger social movements, biographies of key people and summaries of major uprisings and protest movements.

Middle East Online: Iraq 1914-1974
Documents relating to history of Iraq

Migration to New Worlds
This multi-archive collection of primary sources provides a wide-ranging and in depth look at the emigration of peoples from Great Britain, mainland Europe and Asia during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Important source of biographies of deceased individuals who have been significant in British history and politics

Oxford Handbooks Online

Oxford language dictionaries online
Useful translation tool. French, Spanish and Chinese and much more…

Project Muse (arts and humanities)
Journal article database

Proquest UK Parliamentary Papers
Official government publications from the House of Commons and House of Lords. Includes Hansard.

Routledge Handbooks Online

Statesman's Yearbook
Factual information about countries, including economy, political history, international trade.

Times Digital Archive
Newspaper database 1785-2011 and Rolling



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Grant Young

Academic Librarian

Grant Young
Email: grant.young@uea.ac.uk
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