South Asia: General Sources
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 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.
EIU Country Reports & Profiles
Economic and political analysis of countries from the Economist Intelligence Unit. Updated monthly.
The online version of Europa World Year Book, Europa World provides current economic and political profiles of every country in the world, as well as directory information and statistics. Europa also profiles international organizations.
International Financial Statistics Online
This IMF statistical database provides access to regional and country statistics from 2004 to the present.
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.
Digital editions of over 500 international newspapers in English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Russian, and other languages. Updated daily with a 2-3 month archive.
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.
Annual country profiles from the U.S. Department of State.
Portals to the World
Maintained by the Library of Congress, links to electronic resources for researching countries.
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
Annual statistical publication from the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific in PDF format.