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CQ Almanac Off-Campus Authentication

"CQ Almanac is the definitive annual reference for studying the U.S. Congress.
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Building on the reporting and analysis done throughout the year by CQ's award-winning news staff, the Almanac offers original narrative accounts of every major piece of legislation that lawmakers considered during a Congressional session. Arranged thematically, CQ Almanac organizes, distills, and cross-indexes for permanent reference the full year in Congress and in national politics….Use Policy Tracker to explore a specific policy topic and see how it has changed over the years.”
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CQ Press Off-Campus Authentication

The "CQ Electronic Library (CQEL) is the definitive reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs."

CQ Weekly Off-Campus Authentication

"CQ Weekly reports on the world’s most powerful legislative body completely and accurately
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every week. The CQ news team—by far the largest on Capitol Hill, with more than 100 reporters, editors, and researchers—covers virtually every act of Congress, delivering nonpartisan news and analysis unavailable anywhere else. Readers get in-depth reports on issues looming on the congressional horizon, plus a complete wrap-up of the previous week’s news, including the status of bills in play, behind-the-scenes maneuvering, committee and floor activity, debates, and all roll-call votes."
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LexisNexis Academic Off-Campus Authentication

“Access over 10,000 news, business, and legal sources.
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The outstanding news coverage includes deep backfiles and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Use the included Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify and compare companies matching specific criteria. This product also provides access to the renowned Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.”
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CQ Researcher Plus Archive Off-Campus Authentication

"CQ Press began digitizing CQ Researcher's archive of Editorial Research Reports
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in order to offer the entire Researcher collection online. The CQ Researcher Plus Archive adds more than 3,000 reports, published between 1923 and 1990 to CQ Researcher Online. Like CQ Researcher today, each report in the Archive addresses the significance and legacy of the events and issues of its day. And so, Archive content adds a new historical dimension to the CQ Researcher site, extending its coverage beyond politics and current events to the fields of history, sociology, cultural studies, and other social sciences.”
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Sage Journals Online Off-Campus Authentication

"Sage Journals Online is the delivery platform that provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, and Medicine"

Academic Search Off-Campus Authentication

Academic Search is a "comprehensive scholarly, full-text multi-disciplinary database,
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with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc."
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JSTOR Off-Campus Authentication

JSTOR harbors the complete digital archives of core scholarly journals starting with the
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first issue of each, with some databases dating back to the 1800s. New titles and fields are being added regularly. Journals within the following disciplines are available in JSTOR: African American Studies, African Studies, American Indian Studies, Anthropology, Aquatic Sciences, Archaeology, Architecture & Architectural History, Art & Art History, Asian Studies, Astronomy, Biological Sciences, Botany & Plant Sciences, British Studies, Business, Classical Studies, Development Studies, Developmental & Cell Biology, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Economics, Education, Feminist & Women's Studies, Film Studies, Finance, Folklore, General Science, Geography, Health Policy, Health Sciences, History, History of Science, Irish Studies, Jewish Studies, Language & Literature, Latin American Studies, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Management & Organizational Behavior, Marketing & Advertising, Mathematics, Middle East Studies, Music, Paleontology, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Psychology, Public Policy & Administration, Slavic Studies, Sociology, and Statistics.
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