Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Online Sources: 

Brazil Portal
A project of the Brazil Institute of the Wilson Center for International Scholars.  The Portal features news and links to research publications of the Brazil Institute as well.

EBSCOHost 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Our EBSCOHost package of databases includes Academic Search EliteBusiness Source Elite and Newspaper 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.

ElectionGuide 
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems tracks current and upcoming elections in the region as well as providing data on past elections.

Inter-Parliamentary Union 
The IPU is "the international organization of parliaments". Their website provides access to data on national parliaments through the Parline database as well as data on women in parliaments.

JSTOR 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
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.

Organization of American States
The OAS website has a large collection of documents from the organization.

Political Handbook of the World 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Published biannually, Political Handbook of the World profiles the political structure of every nation in the world with background on current political history, political parties and current leadership.

ProQuest Central 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
A good database for research on any topic.  ProQuest Central searches academic journals, magazines, newspapers and dissertations with a high percentage of full text content.

Transparency International
Transparency International's Global Corruption Index is an annual measurement of political corruption.