Global Studies Librarian
303 International Studies Building MC-402
910 South Fifth Street
Champaign, Illinois, 61820, USA
Tuesdays - 2:00-4:00 p.m. -Center for Global Studies, 910 South Fifth Street, Champaign, IL
Other times by appointment
Easy Search - Broad based search for materials accessible through the University Library
ABI Inform - Business news and information in full-text.
Lexis Nexis Statistical Insight - Wide range of statistical materials - try searching the term "rehabilitation of the disabled" or "amputees" here.
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online) - Briefing papers, working papers, journal articles, and full-text books on topics of international import.
MEDLINE - Premier database for life sciences from the U.S. National Library of Medicine
PAIS (Public Affairs International Service) - Includes magazine and journal articles, government documents and much more.
Sociological Abstracts - Need to know the general cultural acceptance of people with disabilities, try here.
UNMAS 2010 Annual Report - United Nations Mine Action Service includes some information about specific countries.
World Health Organization - Reports and statistics on landmines injuries and rehabilitation.
Human Rights Watch - Includes links to a number of reports and findings.
Nobel Peace Prize Winner - International Campaign to Ban Land Mines
Associations Unlimited - Search under the term "landmine" to bring up a number of other related associations and NGOs.
Directory of Development Organizations (Devdir) - This is a directory of development and aide organizations in most of the world's countries. Choose the country you are interested in reviewing and search the files for your terms - landmines, rehabilitation, etc.
CIA World Factbook - Publicly accessible information that includes economic and social statistics.
EIU Country Reports - Go to the Country Reports for information on political stability in addition to many economic and social statistics.
Europa World Plus - Covers over 250 countries and territories with basic government, social, economic, and communications information.
World at Risk - General information about the state of human rights, war crimes and more - all full text online. Looking for older material, search for the title in the online catalog