Summon is our most effective tool for searching many resources at once, so we’ve put it right at the center of the library home page (look for the “Summon” tab in the “Library Quick Search” box). Summon searches most library resources including MIDCAT, full-text newspapers and journals, and most of our library databases. Watch a video tutorial.
Includes leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts; recent full-text doctoral dissertations; working papers; conference proceedings; country profiles; political news and other sources. Coverage: 1985 - current
Scopus is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with tools to track, analyze and visualize research. Its content falls most heavily in the physical and life sciences, but it also covers social sciences and humanities literature.
Contains more than 47 million records, 70% with abstracts, more than 19,500 titles from 5,000 publishers worldwide. 70% of content is pulled from international sources. Includes MEDLINE.
Records since 1996 include searchable cited references.