New Bern-Craven County
Public Library

a member of the Craven-Pamlico Regional Library System

Social Issues and Political Resources

CQ Researcher
Reports on issues shaping our world, with indepth coverage of political and social issues.
ProQuest Political Science Database
Political science and international relations journals, dissertations and working papers on topics such as comparative politics, political economy, international development, and environmental policy.
ProQuest Social Science Database
Research covering topics in sociology, social work, anthropology, and politics.
SIRS Discoverer
Designed specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offers articles, nonfiction books, images, activities, and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability.
SIRS Government Reporter
Full-text current and historic government documents; landmark and recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions; information about federal departments, agencies, elected leaders and more.
SIRS Issues Researcher
Research the pros and cons of current issues and enduring social issues through full-text articles, multimedia, primary sources, government documents and reference materials.
SIRS Knowledge Source Package
Search four SIRS databases at once for articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support students with research, study and homework.



Updated: December 16, 2020.