Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Online Sources:

Amnesty International Library: Human Rights by Country
Full text of human rights reports.

Annual Report on International Religious Freedom
A U.S. Department of State annual publication.

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre: Americas
News and research on corporations and their impact on human rights issues.

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.

Freedom House
The UK based human rights organization publishes Freedom Ratings and the Freedom of the Press Index.

Human Rights Watch: Americas 

Human Rights Web Archive
A joint project of the Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research at Columbia University and Columbia University Libraries and Information Services. This archive is a depository for organizations like Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and the Committee of Concerned Scientists.

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.

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights: Americas Region
Human rights documents and country profiles.

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

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.