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Global Studies

The best and most relevant resources for your Global Studies research


Academic Search CompleteMulti-disciplinary, scholarly database with articles and citations from peer-reviewed journals. State of Maine funded.

CIAO (COLUMBIA INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS ONLINE)Documents and articles to support research in international relations, comparative politics, area studies, international law and human rights, security and strategic studies, development and globalization, and peace and conflict studies.

CultureGrams World EditionOffers concise, reliable and up-to-date country reports on 204 cultures of the world, U.S. states, and Canadian provinces, and more.

Diversity Studies CollectionArticles from hundreds of journals that explore cultural differences, and the contributions and influences of diverse populations in the global community. State of Maine funded.

Global Issues in ContextGlobal perspectives on issues of international importance, current world events, and topics in the news.

Global NewsstreamRecent global news content from newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites, as well as archives back into the 1980s. State of Maine funded.

Mango LanguagesOnline language learning software for  Spanish and French.

ProCitizenPrepare for the U.S. citizenship exam. A Pronunciator Language Learning Tool. State of Maine funded.

Pronunciator Language Learning ProgramLearn any of 87 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more. State of Maine funded.

ProQuest One AcademicWith ProQuest One Academic, four core multi-disciplinary content sets - ProQuest Central, Academic Complete, Academic Video Online and ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global - are now available and cross-searchable on the ProQuest platform.

World Fact BookUS Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) information on history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues around the world.

Books & Videos

Textbooks & Reserves


RefWorksCollect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups.

Interlibrary LoanRequest nearly anything to which the UNE Libraries do not provide access.

DUNE:DigitalUNEFaculty and Student Publications in UNE's open access repository.