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GLBL 240: Global Health: Tools & Databases

COVID-19 and Global Health


  • Eurostats - The European Union collects a large number of statistics about its member countries.
  • World Bank Data Catalog - The data catalog is a listing of available World Bank datasets, including databases, pre-formatted tables, reports, and other resources.
  • IMF Data and Statistics - Includes data from the International Monetary Fund as well as manuals, guides, and other material on statistical practices of the statistical community at large.


Databases: From Medicine to International Affairs

A-Z Databases for Health & Medicine

Use the A-Z Databases: Health & Medicine to find the best library databases for your research.

Interdisciplinary Databases

Newspaper Databases

  • Newspaper Map An interactive site that indexes newspapers within 39 countries and graphically plots their correct locations. New newspapers are added on a regular basis.
  • AllAfrica Newspapers (English): African Newspapers in English.
  • APN Australian Newspapers: Australian Newspapers.
  • Mideast Wire: English summaries, with links to original text as available, of news from 22 Arab countries, Iran,