Kean University Library

Curriculum-Focused Guides


Country Studies Web Resources

Asian Development Bank

Fighting Poverty in Asia and the Pacific


Australian Government

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Background Notes

U.S. Department of State


Baker Library Research Guides

Harvard Business School

Note: This portal site identifies subject-specific books, databases, and Internet resources.


BBC Country Profiles


Boston University Libraries Research Guides


Canadian Consular Affairs

Information and Assistance for Canadians Living Abroad


Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments

Central Intelligence Agency


CIA World Factbook


City Population


Consular Affairs



Countries of the World


Country & Industry Markets Reports

Market Research Library


Country Commercial Guides

U.S. Department of State


Country Energy Balances


Country Insights


Country Profiles from the World Free Press



Country Reports on Human Rights Practices


Country Statistics



Country Studies

Library of Congress


Cultural Profiles Project


Data Online for Population, Health and Nutrition (DOLPHN)

USAID from the American People


Earth Trends


Economist Intelligence Unit Country Briefings




Energy Information Administration Country Analysis Briefs


Euromonitor International

Tip: Click Countries from the top toolbar for country fact-files.


European Union




Everything International

Philadelphia University


Family Health International (FHI)




Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada


Foreign Government Resources


Foreign Language News and Newspapers

MIT Libraries



Database of Gender Statistics

The World Bank Group


Global Gateway

Multilingual Resources on World Culture

Library of Congress



Michigan State University


Government of Australia

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Handbook of Latin American Studies


HSBC Country Reports




Inter-American Development Bank


International Crisis Group

Working to Prevent Conflict Worldwide


International Data Base

U.S. Census Bureau


International Documents


IMF Country Reports


International Monetary Fund (IMF)


International Statistical Agencies




Kidon Media Link


Ministries of Foreign Affairs Online


Multinational Business Websites

University of Pennsylvania Lippincott Library


OECD Online



Official Statistics on the Web


One World – Nations Online


Oxford Business Group

Tip: Select countries of interest from the Country Coverage menu located on the right-hand side of your screen.


Population Reference Bureau


Portals to the World

Links to Electronic Resources From Around the World

Library of Congress


Statistical Abstract of the United States


Statistical Data Finder

University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill




Transparency International

The Global Coalition Against Corruption


The UC Atlas of Global Inequality


United Kingdom Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Tip: Click Countries & Regions from the left-hand menu.


U.N. Crime and Justice Information Network




U.N. Millennium Country Profiles


U.N. Statistics Division


U.S. Agency for International Development

Tip: Click Locations and then drag your mouse and click Mission Web Sites.


U.S. Department of State



International Information Programs


World Bank

IBRD & IDA: Working for a World Free of Poverty


World Gazetteer


World Health Organization


World Health Organization Statistical Information System (WHOSIS)


Worldwide Governments on the WWW


The WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources



Prepared by Caroline Geck

August 15, 2007

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