Academic index that covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. This authoritative database provides indexing of more than 1,800 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955.
World Trade Press. Online database specifically designed for those engaged in international trade and business travel. Covers cultural and practical information of everything from embassies to internet connectivity.
Worldwide cultural information on lifestyle and society from over 200 countries including basic statistics, customs, lifestyle and society. Includes photo collections and audio of pronunciation and national anthems. Also has Kid's version, Canada Provinces section, and U.S. States facts section.
Digital facsimiles of virtually every work printed in English from 1473-1700. Books from England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from the fifteenth to the 18th centuries.
Large collection of primary and secondary sources on women published between 1543 and 1945. Covers history, education, feminism, employment, health and medicine, biography and political and social reform. Provides full-text access to over 4,300 books and hundreds of periodicals from around the world.
Oxford University Press. Includes over 775 maps, with locator, physical and political maps for each country, over 120 island maps, state maps for North America, Canada, and Mexico, and more than 100 city maps.
Information about international relations and domestic affairs, including links to the United States Government, the United Nations, and constitutions of other countries. Source: Robert J. Beck, University of Virginia
Trading Economics provides its users with accurate information for 232 countries including historical data for more than 300 economic indicators, exchange rates, stock market indexes, government bond yields and commodity prices. Source: Trading Economics
The website provides comprehensive and comparable data and analysis of 51 African economies, which account for 99 per cent of the continent’s population and 97 per cent of its economic output. Source: African Economic Outlook
World History in Video is a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. The video content offered here is truly global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Its unparalleled geographical and chronological coverage captures longer-term and multiple perspectives, so students can make connections across cultures and over time, incorporating people, places, events, and artifacts from around the world and across the centuries.