Franklin &  Marshall College Library

GEO171: Geopolitics of Humanitarian Disasters

Indexes and Abstracts

Library Catalog
Excellent starting point to find book and periodical resources found in the libraries. Try searching the subject geopolitics.

General Science Full Text
Journals and magazines from the U.S. and Great Britain, covering all major scientific fields. Indexing from 1984 to present, abstracting from 1993 to present. Corresponding print title is General Science Index.

GEOBASE
More than 500,000 records covering international literature on geology, geography, and ecology. Covers 1980 to present.

GeoRefS
Nearly 2 million records about geology and earth sciences. Covers 1785 to the present (North America) and 1933 to the present (entire world).

GPO Catalog of U.S. Government Publication
Finding tool for federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. Covers July 1976 to the present.

PAIS International
Index to policy-oriented literature (books, journal articles and U.S. and foreign government documents). International coverage of information about political, economic and social issues and events in specific countries. Covers 1972 to the present.

PAIS Archive
Index to policy-oriented literature (books, journal articles and U.S. and foreign government documents). International coverage of information about political, economic and social issues and events in specific countries. Covers 1915 to 1976.

Full Text Sources

JSTOR
A collection of abstracts and articles from over 100 scholarly journals considered primary representatives of their disciplines. The General Science and Ecology sections are expecially relevant.

Lexis-Nexis
Connections to full-text newspaper articles from US and international papers, news magazines, business publications, and legal resources. Coverage goes back at least 20 years for most titles.

WilsonSelect
Indexes and abstracts over 800 English-language periodicals in all subject areas, and provides the full-text of all the articles.

Reference Sources

International Boundaries: a Geopolitical Atlas
Ref JC323 .A52 2003

Country Studies
The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

Reference eResources
Last updated: 11/1/06 dr, contact Dale Riordan for assistance, 291-3843