Topic-specific databases for Social & Policy Sciences
APA PsycNET: mental health & psychology literature across four databases: PsycINFO (articles, books & dissertations), PsycARTICLES, PsycTESTS (tests & measure) and PsycEXTRA (grey literature): 1806 onwards - guide / videos
CIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online:coverage from 1991 includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional NGO papers series, foundation-funded research projects, conference proceedings, books, journals & policy briefs - teaching materials include original case studies written by leading international affairs experts & course packs for history & political science classes
Econlit: world economics literature from 1969 onwards - access is limited to four simultaneous users - if you cannot login, wait five minutes & try again
Eldis:gateway to information about developingcountries including much full-text
Google Scholar: although this is a multi-disciplinary search engine, it can prove a useful for finding unpublished working papers & research reports. Please note: off-campus users: you can access more documents via Google Scholar (GS) by connecting to GS through the library website - or by setting your GS 'Settings/library links' to 'University of Bath'.
GreenFILE:well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment such as global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, recycling & renewable energy - covers scholarly, government & general-interest titles