* GENERAL RESOURCES - Area Studies - Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry *

| Dr. Michael Dartnell | Department of Political Science | University of Windsor | Windsor | Ontario | Canada |


Atlases | Atlas of the World | 3D Atlas Online Countries | Digital Atlases from the Electronic Map Library (California Geographical Survey) |

Ethnicity | Ethnologue (catalogue of over 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries, Summer Institute of Linguistics) |

Institutes | Canadian Centre for Foreign Policy Development (DFAIT) | Canadian Institute of International Affairs | Centre for International Studies (University of Toronto) | Commission on Global Governance (information on global community affairs) | Institute of Commonwealth Studies |

Online country guides | Countries of the World (Yahoo!) | Country e-thologies (Centre for Intercultural Learning, Canadian Foreign Service Institute, DFAIT Canada) | Country Index (International Constitutional Law) | Country Studies/Area Handbook Program (Federal Research Division, Library of Congress) | DiploNet | Electronic Embassy | International Network Information Centers (University of Texas) | International Studies Resources on the Internet (Elizabethtown College) | Nations of the World - World Index, International Organizations, Islands and Regions, Facts on Nations and Other International Resources (Canadian Intergovernmental On-Line Information Kiosk) | Members of the U.N. | The Virtual Tourist (organizes WWW resources geographically). Click on a continent, country, then city - Africa, Asia, Australia-Pacific, Central America/Caribbean, Europe, The Middle East, North America and South America | World Area Studies Internet Resources (Western Connecticut State University) | Worldwide Government Information Servers | World Factbook (CIA) | WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources |

Statistics | Les Etats en chiffres (Le Villette) | InfoNation (UN Statistical Data - view and comparison of up-to-date statistical data for Member States) | International Simulations (University of Michigan Documents Center) | Trends in Europe and North America (statistical profiles of the ECE's 55 member countries with data derived from the 1998 UN/ECE Statistical Yearbook - Statistical Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe - UN/ECE) | United Nations Global Statistics (allows users to quickly access national statistics through official outlets of UN-member states and international statistics through dozens of UN programs and agencies as well as autonomous organizations such as the World Trade Organization and Eurostat. Data covered include, but are not limited to, health care, economics, politics, environment, and social demographics) |

Treaties and maps | The Multilaterals Project (comprehensive collection of international treaties) | Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection (University of Texas at Austin) | United Nations Scholars' Workstation (collection of texts, finding aids, data sets, maps, and pointers to print and electronic information. Subject coverage includes disarmament, economic and social development, environment, human rights, international relations, international trade, peacekeeping, and population and demography) |


| Area Studies | Regions and Countries | Themes in Comparative Politics | Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry |

If any links remain inactive after several attempts, if you would like to add links or documents, or if you have questions, please contact Michael Dartnell at: mdartne@uwindsor.ca.
Last update: March 24, 2000.