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CIA World Factbook This link opens in a new window
Provides information on more than 250 countries and other entities. In addition to facts and statistics on people, government, and economy, the Factbook also provides information on specific transnational issues confronting each country.
Countries and Their Cultures This link opens in a new window
Presents the cultural similarities within a country that set it apart from others by examining over 200 countries to document the myriad ways in which culture defines and separates the nations of the world as much as geographical borders do. Surveys each country's shared values, behaviors and cultural variations from foods and rituals to pastimes and arts.
Political Science Complete This link opens in a new window
Political Science Complete covers global political topics with a worldwide focus including comparative politics, humanitarian issues, international relations, law and legislation, non-governmental organizations and political theory. The database includes top-ranked scholarly journals plus reference books, monographs and conference papers, which includes those from the International Political Science Association.
Newspaper Source This link opens in a new window
Newspaper Source provides access to full-text business- and news-related articles from more than 300 regional U.S. newspapers, as well as newswires and national and international newspapers. The database also includes complete television and radio news transcripts from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, Fox News, NPR and more.
Library Search This link opens in a new window
Search nearly all the databases, journals, ebooks and resources that the library provides. Millions of scholarly articles, trade publications, popular magazine, books, book chapters, video clips, conference proceedings, theses and dissertations are represented in Library Search.
Millersville University Library Catalog This link opens in a new window
Find print and electronic books, DVDs, videos, web sites, and more owned by the library.
EBSCOHost ebooks This link opens in a new window
200,000+ ebooks on all topics.
EBook Central This link opens in a new window SAGE knowledge This link opens in a new window Oxford Reference This link opens in a new window
Search thousands of dictionary and encyclopedia articles across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
Oxford Scholarship Online This link opens in a new window
Access 16,000+ academic works from Oxford University Press, covering subjects across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
APA Citation Style and Grammar Guidelines
APA Style and Grammar Guidelines This link opens in a new window
APA Style provides a foundation for effective scholarly communication because it helps writers present their ideas in a clear, concise, and inclusive manner.
MLA Citation Style
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers This link opens in a new window
MLA handbook, Ninth edition, The Modern Language Association of America, 2021.
Contains guidelines for doing research, giving citations, and preparing bibliographies.
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Using EZB is the fastest way to get a book that Millersville does not have. Items usually arrive within four business days at the library circulation desk in McNairy Library.
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Request full-text articles, chapters/sections of books, books, and conference proceedings. Look for the green squirrel when you're in a library database to request items. Articles usually arrive within 2 business days; books and other physical items typically arrive in 5 business days.
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Access items for your course added by your instructor. Books and DVDs can be checked out at the library circulation desk in McNairy Library. Get login help
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