icon_general_reference_center  Gale Databases -comprehensive list and cross-searchable selection of several Gale databases on an array of academic topics.



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Google News/World

CNN International

Washington Post World

USA Today World

BBC News World

Arab News

Fox News World



New York Times World


PBS Newshour


LII Magazines and Newspapers

DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals

Wikipedia’s list of online magazine archives

Headline Spot


Demotix (citizen journalism)

Multnomah County Library Homework Center Social Issues

Public Agenda Online Public Agenda is a nonpartisan, nonprofit public opinion research and citizen education organization.

AllSides.com: Left, right, center–you decide

Debatabase wiki encyclopedia of pro and con arguments and quotations in important public debates from around the world. Be careful to evaluate the arguments you read for credibility!

DebateGraph Mindmapping issues: Click on the bubbles to learn more about us – and log-in to create free public and private maps on any topic.

Yahoo: Society and Culture

Yahoo: Issues and Causes

Yahoo: Social Science

Yahoo: News Topics

Gallop Organization and Social Issues and Policy Articles and statistics based on polling data.

O’Keefe Library Hot Paper Topics

Human Rights Watch

Maps in the News

National Center for Policy Analysis: Idea Place

National Issues Forum: Issue Books


Open Directory: Issues


Political Resources on the Net

Polling Report

Social Issues Resource Center

Women’s Human Rights Resources






Human Rights/ Political Rights Websites


Green File