University Writing Program (UWP)

(Formerly Expository Writing.) An introduction to research skills for UWP courses.

Detailed and Specific info - Quick Links to search online databases by subject

For Pro Con debates on hot topics in politics and social policy first check CQ Researcher.

Use resources like LexisNexis and CQ Weekly with this online guide to Law and Policy.


Use resources like PubMed, Academic Search Complete, and Web of Science with this guide to issues and research in the area of Public Health.

Your guide to databases like ERIC and Education Full Text with research on Education topics in both the US and abroad.
From databases like Criminal Justice and Sociological Abstracts, the Sociology Guide provides a wealth of information on finding and using books, articles, data and other resources on varied topics in the field.

Guide to core databases like, PsycINFO, ERIC, PubMed, etc. in the field of Psychology.
Data and Statistics for the US and beyond. Check the menu on the left if you can't find what you need immediately.


This page is rich with Baltimore data and statistical sources, like Baltimore Neighborhood data and Census data specific to this area.

International Data and Statistics sources
Also: US Aid - DHS - Demographic and Health Surveys