The purpose of this guide is to assist you in locating information about World Regional Geography provided by the Newton Gresham Library and the Internet. This guide is not comprehensive and is merely a starting point for research.
AGRISThis link opens in a new windowAGRIS (International System for Agricultural Science and Technology) is a global public database providing access to bibliographic information on agricultural science and technology. AGRIS contains over 8 million bibliographic references on agricultural research and technology & links to related data resources on the Web, like DBPedia, World Bank, Nature, FAO Fisheries and FAO Country profiles.
CountryWatchThis link opens in a new windowUp-to-date news, reviews, and statistics on social, political, cultural, historical, economic, environmental, and demographic intelligence on recognized countries of the world. Includes maps and global guides on emerging international issues.
MarketLine PlusThis link opens in a new windowCompany profiles with detailed information on companies including company overview, key facts, business description, history, major products and services, top competitors and SWOT analysis. Industry profiles with key information on industries by country including market size, competitive landscape, forecast data and market performance.
Academic Video Online: PremiumThis link opens in a new windowThousands of hours of streaming video in most disciplines. Many videos include interactive text transcripts.
Kanopy Streaming VideoThis link opens in a new windowThis platform provides access to various films which SHSU has individually licensed or purchased, as listed on the homepage. Please Note: Searching or browsing may display other films as "available for request," but they are not immediately accessible at SHSU.
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globalEDGEStatistical data on 202 countries including history, economy, geography, politics, population, and more.
PRB (Population Reference Bureau)A group that works to inform policy development, programming, and funding decisions to improve people's lives around the world. Includes international population data.