Print Books in the Library
The Circulating and Reference Collections in Beeghly Library are organized by the Library of Congress Classification System.
Resources for this course might be found in the following areas:
HD - Industries. Land Use. Labor
How Products Are Made - Electronic version of a Reference Book by Gale Publishers
World Trade Organization - Resource Page w/Research and Statistics
CIA The World Factbook - "Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, a World Oceans map, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map."
US Department of State FactSheets - Facts and summary statistics about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of countries, some dependencies, and special sovereignty areas prepared by the US State Department.
Keywords are just as useful searching databases as they were in the Library Catalog. Databases tend to have much more content than the catalog, so search terms can be combined to find more precise resources.
Tips that work for most Databases.
EXAMPLE: war* = war, wars, warring, warlord, etc.
EXAMPLE: wom?n = woman, women