In addition to your textbook, course outline and class discussion, browsing books and specialized encyclopedias can be a good way to find out about feasible topics.
Falvey Catalog Use keywords to search our catalog, find the Library of Congress call number locations and browse the stacks.
Google Books provides snipets of books available in some of the finest research libraries around the world.
EZBorrow If we don't have a title you want in Falvey Library, borrow it from one of our partners.
OECD iLibrary Browse reports and studies by this NGO
CQ Global Researcher Comprehensive surveys of topics written for undergraduates.
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Not really a dictionary, indepth authoritative and technical articles.
Most of the resources you use for this research project will be academic scholarly articles. These resources are best found through using Google Scholar and library subscription databases. If the full text of the article you need is not in the database, use the FindIt button to find an alternative source.
Business Source Premier Includes trade, globalization and markets
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index News and scholarship relating for the Catholic community
Lexis-Nexis Academic Source for legal articles
PAIS International Public policy issues
Pollution Abstracts Technical and public policy research on the environment.
Science Direct Good for economic issues and topics relating to agriculture and environment.
You may want to supplement your scholarly research with current events, data and background information about a region or country.
IHS Global Insight Private aggregator of economic data
Lexis Nexis Statistical Index to published statistics
Opinion Archives Online access to Commonweal, The New Republic, The Nation and similar influential magazines on public policy
ABI Inform Search mainstreem economic news such as the Financial Times and Wall Street Journal.
Google News World Good for browsing headlines
Lexis-Nexis Academic International and foreign news
MidEast Wire Mostly political news
Kyodo World Service East Asian news translations
The many governmental and private organizations devoted to studying and supporting economic development around the world are too numerous to list. These directories can help you identify them.
Leadership Directories On campus access only.