Global Studies

The CIA World Factbook and the Department of State’s Background Notes provide useful information on the countries of the world.

We subscribe to ABC-CLIOCultureGrams (ProQuest), and the following Gale databases: Global Issues in Context, and World History in Context.

Cape TownIn Google Street View, you can currently visit the following countries: the United States, Canada,  Mexico, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Germany, the Czech Republic, Romania, the Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Japan, China (Hong Kong and Macau), Taiwan, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Brazil, and Antarctica (Half Moon Island). Check Google Street View to see when new countries are added.