Description and analysis of the historical, social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world. Prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress and sponsored by the Department of the Army.
Provides access to the online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Regional Surveys of the World series. Includes economic, political, and geographic background information, as well as statistical data and analysis by country. Directory information is provided for governmental, society, media, business enterprise, and international organizations. Only a few people can use this database at one time.
Contains the full text of over 915 volumes of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources including Cities of the World, Countries and Their Cultures, Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook, and Worldmark Encyclopedia of National Economies. Updated regularly. Title List