International Migration: General Sources
In the print Reference Collection:
An Atlas of International Migration
Bilingual Dictionary of Immigration Terms (English/Spanish)
The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
Glossary on Migration
Immigration and Asylum: From 1900 to the Present
Immigration and the Law: a Dictionary
Migrant Education: a Reference Handbook
Shapers of the Great Debate on Immigration: a Biographical Dictionary
Trends in International Migration: Continuous Reporting System on Migration
World Population: a Reference Handbook
In the Periodical Collection:
Georgetown Immigration Law Journal
International Migration Review
Journal of Contemporary Ethnography
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
In our DVD Collection:
The Spectre of Hope
Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:
(Available to Current MIIS Students, Faculty and Staff only)
Our EBSCOHost package of databases includes Academic Search Elite, Business Source Elite andNewspaper Source. These index databases will give you citations, abstracts and sometimes full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers covering a broad range of topics.
Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
Published in 2012, this Wiley publication covers the history of migration.
The JSTOR collection is an online collection of scholarly journals in the social sciences, humanities and ecology. JSTOR focuses on older or archival collections. The current 3-5 years of issues are not available.
LexisNexis Academic Universe
LexisNexis covers over 6,000 news, business and legal sources. You'll find full text articles from newspapers, magazines and wire services including non-English language sources. Search the business category for company profiles, financial reports, directory information, and accounting literature. The legal search includes full text articles from law journals, state and federal regulations.
An index to magazines, journals, books and government documents focussing on policy studies and public affairs.
Our ProQuest subscription includes ABI/INFORM business databases, ProQuest Research Library, and ProQuest Newspapers. Search any topic for citations, abstracts and some full text of articles from magazines, journals and newspapers.
World Bank E-Library
All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.
Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
Based at UC San Diego, this research institute publishes working papers (available in PDF format) and monographs.
Center for Migration and Development
A research center at Princeton University that focuses on international migration and national development. Users may access working papers and data sets of the center's various projects.
Center for Migration Studies
A research organization focusing on international migration issues. The organization’s library/archives if searchable through the website.
Centre on Migration Policy and Society (COMPAS)
Based at Oxford University. Links to research papers and briefings.
Institute for the Study of International Migration
Based at Georgetown University. Current research projects include Immigration and Integration of Immigrants, Migration and Development, and Refugee and Humanitarian Emergencies. Some research papers and policy briefs are available online.
Integrated Public Use Microdata Series - International
Census data from around the world. The data is freely available but registration is necessary.
Inter-University Committee on International Migration
A research collaboration between several large universities in the U.S. including Harvard, Boston University and MIT. Working papers from committee-sponsored seminars and workshops are available through this website.
International Migration and Multicultural Policies
News and publications of UNESCO’s programme on International Migration. Includes the online Journal on Multicultural Societies.
International Organization for Migration
With 120 member states, the IOM is the major international organization in the field of migration. Through the website, users may download reports and newsletters.
An international migration research project based at UC Davis that publishes the online newsletters Migration News and Rural Migration News. The Changing Face project focuses on migrant issues in rural America.
Migration Policy Institute
A nonpartisan think tank that conducts research on migration issues. Many publications of MPI are available through this site, including the online journal Migration Information Source.
Migration Research at PRIO
Research publications of the International Peace Research Institute in Oslo. Most publications have abstract only, but a few papers may be downloaded for free.
Scalabrini Migration Center
A research institution based in the Philippines which focuses on Asian migration and refugee issues. Check the Research link to find migration data for the region and links to relevant NGOs. See our library's periodicals collection for the Center's Asian and Pacific Migration Journal.
United Nations Population Fund programs and publications relating to international migration issues.