The Global Issues in Context library database collects a wide variety of resources that are linked to hundreds of global topics.These resources include: magazine, newspaper and journal articles. You will also find excerpts from eBooks providing you with background on a wide variety of topics. Statistics on the various topics and multimedia content is also provided.
When searching for articles by a topic, a phrase or a person's name use quotation marks. Quotation marks will help you to search more effectively by locating an exact match of that searched topic, phrase or person's name in the library database.
Additional search boxes can be used to add additional search terms as needed.
In many of the databases search filters can help you to limit your search by format type. This includes peer reviewed journal articles, magazine, newspaper articles and multi-media.
A timeline if often available as a filter to help you to limit your search by publication date.