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Here you will find the addresses of foreign country embassies that are located in the Washington D.C. area. Often they will have links to their country's web site where you can read material that is written with their point of view. (NOTE: Some sites will not have english translations of their documents. If that is the case try using another web site to translate the page into your preferred language.)
"The Population Information Network (POPIN) was founded on 9 May 1979, by resolution 1979/33 of the United Nations Economic and Social Council. POPIN strives to make international, regional and national population information, particularly information available from United Nations sources, easily available to the international community." Links to numerous demographic databases and publications.
All yearbooks (1946 to the present) are available for searching. The most current year book is only available in book form. It is located on the 4th floor of the library. The Call number is: JX1977.A37Y4
(NOTE: The newest edition of the Yearbook is about 5 years behind the current year.)
U.S. web sites with Foreign Government/Country Information
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Full text online backfiles of core scholarly journals on many subjects. JSTOR's full-text coverage begins at the first issue of each journal and usually ends within five years of the present.
We subscribe to the following JSTOR collections:
19th Century British Pamphlets
Arts & Sciences I
Arts & Sciences II
Arts & Sciences III
Arts & Sciences IV
Arts & Sciences V
Arts & Sciences VI
Arts & Sciences VII
Arts & Science VIII
Arts & Sciences IX
Arts & Sciences X
Arts & Sciences XI
Arts & Sciences XII
Arts & Sciences XIII
Arts & Sciences XIV
Arts & Sciences XV
Hebrew Journals Collection
Life Sciences Collection
Lives of Literature
Public Health Collection
Security Studies Collection
Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa
World Heritage Sites: Africa
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