Search a large number of subject and general reference sources
Gale Virtual Reference
Search a broad range of subject encyclopedias
Europa World is the online version of the Europa World Year Book. First published in 1926, the year book covers political and economic information on over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.
OECD Environmental Country Reviews
CIA World Factbook
Country information and maps which is in the public domain. It may be copied without obtaining permission from the Central Intelligence Agency.
Online book-length versions of sources previously published by the U.S. government for diplomats.
Political Handbook of the World
Provides information on the major aspects of each country's government and political party as well as data on communications and news media.
Google Public Data Explorer
Makes large datasets easy to explore, visualize and communicate. Includes visualizations for data from the World Bank, OECD, Eurostat, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and more.
World Development Indicators
ProQuest Statistical Insight
United Nations data search allows you to search across multiple sources such as UNESCO, Food and Agriculture Organization, etc.
Statistics and reports from United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. Click on Worldwide from the menu and select a UNESCO region to pull up various countries.
Select a country from the Countries menu button and find statistics, publications, and special reports related to that country.