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The Hulbert Taft, Jr. Library


Foundations: UN Summit : Resources

Print Reference Sources with Country Profiles

On Book Truck: World Today series, 2019-2020 and 2018-2019:

  • Africa. Ref DT1 .D6
  • East and Southeast Asia. Ref DS502 .H53
  • Latin America. Ref F1401 .L3252
  • The Middle East and South Asia. Ref DS41 .C55
  • Nordic, Central and Southeastern Europe. Ref DL1 .N67
  • Russia and Eurasia. Ref DJK1 .R87
  • Western Europe. Ref D967 .W47

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Create Proxy Link

If you're off-campus and you can't open an article you found in a Taft online subscription database, you need to create a proxy link for the article by copying and pasting the following at the beginning of your article's permanent URL: http://lib2.taftschool.org:2048/login?url=

Find Country Profiles and Coronavirus / COVID-19 / Pandemic in Online Subscription Databases

Using the database search tips on the Main Course Guide Page and below, including the AND / OR operators, you will be able to find relevant sources in these databases: 

Country Profiles Websites

General Websites

Wikipedia's general disclaimer: "Wikipedia cannot guarantee the validity of the information found here. The content of any given article may recently have been changed, vandalized or altered by someone whose opinion does not correspond with the state of knowledge in the relevant fields."

Google

  • Search Tip: Limit your search to more reliable domains by using the phrase AND site:edu OR site:gov OR site:int (edu for educational institutions in the U.S.; gov for U.S. government agencies; int for organizations established by international treaties between or among national governments)

United Nations Links