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ABC-CLIO Databases

Authoritative historical context, expert perspectives, and carefully selected primary and secondary sources on the most enduring, significant, and timely issues



Issues & Controversies

Hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture.



Opposing Viewpoints

Facts and arguments on current events topics and social issues.



Points of View

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills.



SIRS Issues Researcher

Offera relevant, credible resources that tell the whole story on major issues and world conflicts of the day.



Student Resources

Full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted website