CARLI has the following trial databases through Nov. 19, 2006. See a reference librarian for the username and password.
EUROPA WORLD PLUS Europa World Plus adds to the Europa World Year Book the content of the nine Regional Surveys of the World, making it the most comprehensive resource ever to cover the nations and territories of the world. A team of regional specialists updates the site throughout the year, and provide fully revised statistical and directory name and contact data two times a year. In addition to the already massive pool of data provided by Europa World, the database provides access to a full range of sophisticated search and browse functions, interactive tables, and archived statistics.
IISS ARMED CONFLICT DATABASE Interactive, objective, and user-friendly, the Database covers more than 70 armed conflicts around the globe, featuring top-notch analysis and data from the non-ideological, highly sought-after experts at the IISS, the International Institute for Strategic Studies. In addition, ACD provides in-depth analysis, historical background, data on human consequences, event timelines, military makeup of armed groups, and quarterly assessments for each conflict. A list of non-state armed groups, their estimated strength, origin, political or ideological aims, and areas of operation is also included. INTERNATIONAL WHO’S WHO The International Who’s Who brings together our most gifted, famous and influential contemporaries from around the globe. This venerable resource takes full advantage of the Web to provide a valuable and sophisticated array of ways to locate biographical details for more than 20,000 individuals. Coverage is truly global and encompasses a broad sweep of professions, including science, medicine, business, finance, politics, international affairs, diplomacy, law, art, music, entertainment, and fashion, to name a few. ROUTLEDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PHILOSOPHY The first multi-volume Encyclopedia to be published in the discipline in over thirty years, REP is now regarded as the definitive resource in the field. Featuring 2,000 original entries from a team of over 1,300 of the world’s most respected scholars and philosophers, REP swiftly accumulated rave reviews and awards, including selection by Library Journal as one of its 50 Sources for the Millennium, and recognition as an Outstanding Reference Source by the American Library Association. Politics & International Relations database and Routledge Religion Resource database