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Research Guides

Country Profiles

Use these sources to find facts and information about  countries with Study Abroad Programs - culture, economics, history, infrastructure, politics, and more.

  • EIU Online [UW restricted]
    Provides Country Profiles, Country Reports, Country Commerce, and Viewswires for nearly 200 countries, regions and organizations.

  • Europa World [UW restricted]
    Political, social and economic information about countries. Includes country maps and a directory of political and business organizations in each country.

  • Global Road Warrior [UW restricted]
    Provides international travelers with information on 175 countries. Topics include country facts, climate, society & culture, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, transportation, maps, communications, and much more

  • Political Handbook of the World
    Focuses on country politics, but also addresses the media in each country.

  • Kwintessential Country Profiles 
    A guide to the culture, customs, and etiquette of countries around the world.

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