UNIV 1107: Immigration Assignment

Journal, Magazine, News Article Databases

Multisearch - searches popular and scholarly articles and newspapers plus our local catalog, finding results from over 90 databases.Many articles will be in full text.

CQ Global Researcher  and CQ Public Affairs - Full text reports on a single topic drawn from a wide range of social, economic, political, and environmental issues. Reports provide overview and background information and also includes a pro/con section on some aspect of the topic.

CQ Homeland Security - Provides up-to-date and comprehensive homeland security information. The database includes real-time daily news, tracking of homeland security legislation, and analysis of the latest homeland security spending and policy issues.

LexisNexis Academic contains approximately 5,000 publications, including newspapers from around the world, virtually all include full text.

Social Explorer provides easy access to demographic information about the United States, from 1790 to present.

Ancestry Database - for fun! On campus only.


Look for websites that are from scholarly think tanks, universities, or other reputable groups. You can limit your results to a particular domain in google by typing in site:.gov to limit to government websites, for example.

A few recommendations:


Government Agencies

Image Sources

EBSCOhost image database

Creative Commons

Library Services

Research Help

  • Chat with a librarian online at http://www.libs.uga.edu/chat.
  • In person at the Main and Science Libraries and on the 3rd floor of the Miller Learning Center (SLC). 
  • Email Caroline Barratt (ccason@uga.edu) with questions or to set up an appointment.
  • Endnote / Refworks

Your GIL Account - Log on to GIL to renew books online, check the status of GILExpress requests, and get the off campus password for the article databases.
UGA Libraries Hours - Main and Science http://www.libs.uga.edu/access_services/hours.html / Miller Learning Center http://www.slc.uga.edu/hours/index.html

Last Update: August 21, 2012 08:39