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Key UNK Databases on Policy Issues
Congressional Digest Debates This link opens in a new window
Addresses contemporary issues by providing background information and pro-con debates from lawmakers and other policy experts.
CQ Researcher Online This link opens in a new window
Controversial political and social topics addressed with balanced reporting.
Lexis Nexis Academic NOW NexisUNI This link opens in a new window
Full-text from over 5,600 newspapers, business and legal publications; also includes federal and state laws, regulations, and court cases.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context This link opens in a new window
Contains 'pro' and 'con' viewpoint articles, full-text articles from magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, multimedia resources and more. TIP:
See the Issues
tab for helpful starting points.
ProQuest Congressional This link opens in a new windowInformation about members of Congress, campaign finance data and voting records, bills and public laws, the Congressional Record (1985-present), committee reports, and published hearings. Also includes access to recent issues of Roll Call and the Washington Post.
Provides a summary of national indicators of child well-being and monitors changes in these indicators over time.
Non-Governmental Reports & Websites