Julie Linden, librarian for political science, international affairs, government information, and interim data librarian, holds office hours in the Social Science Library this spring on Mondays 3-4 p.m. and Thursdays 3-4 p.m. Just ask for Julie at the SSL iDesk when you come into the library. Drop by with your research questions! If those hours are not convenient, e-mail Julie to make a research appointment for a different time.
Yale Library has purchased the JSTOR Arts & Sciences IX collection, which adds a number of digitized journal backfiles to JSTOR, including Public Affairs Quarterly, Population Research and Policy Review, and The American Economist. Remember, JSTOR typically does not have the most recent 3-5 years of any given journal, so check Orbis or the library's A-Z journal list to access complete holdings.
Yale Library has purchased the following CQ Press online books, all of which can be accessed from the CQ Press Electronic Library site:
Encyclopedia of the First Amendment
Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion
The Encyclopedia of Political Science
Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History
Encyclopedia of United States Indian Policy and Law
Voter Turnout in the United States 1788-2009
The New York Times on Critical Elections, 1854-2008
The New York Times on Emerging Democracies in Eastern Europe
(The two New York Times books are found under the title TimesReference from CQ Press.)
The Library of the United Nations Office at Geneva has published an extensive guide to resources on disarmament. The guide includes information and links to treaties, UN documents, negotiations forums, confidence building measures, verification institutions, and export control regimes.