Model UN Resources





The official UN site 

United Nations Cyberschoolbus

Harvard National Model United Nations

United Nations Association of America

American Model United Nations International

C.I.A. World Factbook

U.S. Department of State: Countries and Regions

BBC Country Profiles

U.S. Energy Information Agency

Human Rights .Gov

Office of Global Women's Issues

Princeton's UN Resources

Databases and Journal Articles:

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Student Resources in Context

Global Resources in Context

Science in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Academic OneFile

 Internet Search Tips:

Advanced Google Search
Search one site (like )
or limit your results to a domain like .edu, .org or .gov
You can also do advanced Google searches on the main Google search screen.
The search: "human rights" "afghanistan" filetype:pdf
will find government papers in PDF format about human rights in Afghanistan, for example.

Google News
Search for the latest news on different countries and issues. 

Google Alerts
Monitor the Web for interesting new content
Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web, news, etc.) based on your queries.

Enter a search query you wish to monitor. You will see a preview of the type of results you'll receive. Some handy uses of Google Alerts include:

• monitoring a developing news story
• Finding timely information about a country or issue
• keeping current on a competitor or industry
• getting the latest on a celebrity or event
• keeping tabs on your favorite sports teams 
(From Google)

You can also copy and paste advanced searches into a Google Alert!