Articles + Catalog
Articles+ - similar to Google Scholar, but with more content.
Google Scholar - enables you to search for peer-reviewed articles across a wide range of disciplines.
JSTOR - important scholarly journal literature in nearly all the humanities and social sciences disciplines, international and foreign areas studies.
EconLit - comprehensive, indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature.
ERIC- provides indexing and abstracting for journal and report literature (1966 to the present) in education and related disciplines.
PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) - bibliographic index to the literature of public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general.
More databases - a list of databases by subject area.
Think Tank Articles
Google Think Tank Search Engine - Search across 300 of the most important US and international think tanks.
Think Tanks Directory - a Google search that is limited to the sites of major think tanks (from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government)
FactCheck.org - monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases.
Bureau of Labor Statistics - the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.
National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.
American FactFinder - provides data from all US Census Bureau surveys and programs.
Statistical Abstract of the United States - comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, with recent data for states and metro areas, as well as some on foreign countries.