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Columbia International Affairs Online: CIAO

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) is a full-text online database encompassing working papers, policy briefs, interviews, journal articles, and e-books in the field of international relations. CIAO is a widely-recognized source for teaching materials and features original case studies written by leading experts in their fields, course packs of background readings for history and political science classes, and special features such as interviews with the world's leading international relations experts.


Columbia Gazetteer of the World

The Columbia Gazetteer of the World provides uers with access to authoritative information on over 170,000 places and features around the world. Whether you're looking for the ten highest mountain peaks in North America, the major commercial crops in Brazil's economy, all rivers in Southeast Asia, the former name of the city of Yangon, or the natural resources available in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Gazetteer is the one-stop resource for all your information needs.