The EU at Illinois

Contact Lynne Rudasill

rudasill @

306 International Studies Building

Champaign, IL 61820


Office Hours Spring 2015

Mondays, 9-11 a.m. - Center Office

Fridays, 9-11 a.m. - Center Office

PS/FR/GER385 - Politics of the European Union

Prof. Kostas Kourtikakis

For Library Assistance Contact:

Lynne Rudasill - rudasill at - 265-6879

Center for Global Studies - Office Hours: Mondays - 10-Noon

International and Area Studies Library - Office Hours:  Fridays - 1 - 3 p.m.

OR Contact Ask-A-Librarian

Basic Library Research Guide

Basic Tools for EU Research



Abstracting and Indexing Services and Electronic Databases


Newspaper Resources


Full-text Resources

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online) - A full-text database of working papers, policy briefs, journal articles, and full-text books in the area of international affairs. This database is not known for flexible subject searching, but can be extremely helpful in finding the grey literature in the area.

Annual Review of Political Science - Full-text articles explore specific issues in depth and providing extensive bibliographies on the subject at hand.  Search tip:  Go to the "Advanced Search" for a menu of search fields and possibilities.


Resources for the European Union


UIUC Libraries with EU Resources and more....



Suggested Reading - How the European Union Works

Just for Fun - Europa Go!