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Selected Statistical Sources
Europa World Year Book
Call Number: JN 1 .E85, Univ. Library Reference (Non-Circ, 2nd FL North)
Latest Edition Temporarily Shelved at Univ. Library Ready Reference (Non-Circ, 2nd FL North)
Call Number: JA 51 .S7, Univ. Library Ready Reference (Non-Circ, 2nd FL North)
Latest edition shelved in Univ. Library Ready Reference (2nd floor North)
Call Number: GT 150 .C85, Univ. Library Ready Reference (Non-Circ, 2nd FL North)
Issued in 4 vols.: v. 1, The Americas; v. 2, Europe; v. 3, Africa; v. 4, Asia and Oceania.
Call Number: PREX 3.15:, Univ Lib Government Documents Bookshelves (2nd Floor South)
Latest edition shelved in Documents Reference. Also available online.
Selected Web Resources
The United Nations
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United States State Department Background Notes
"These publications include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty. The Background Notes are updated/revised by the Office of Electronic Information and Publications of the Bureau of Public Affairs as they are received from the Department's regional bureaus."
Country Studies from the Library of Congress
"The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world."
Portals to the World from the Library of Congress
"Portals to the World contains selective links providing authoritative, in-depth information about the nations and other areas of the world. They are arranged by country or area with the links for each sorted into a wide range of broad categories."
Statistical Web Resources
full-text of Country Studies/ Area Handbooks from the Library of Congress
statistical information for the European Union
World Bank Databank
contains access to the full World Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, and African Development Indicators. Resources listed by topic, country, and economic indicators.