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"This database covers topics of key relevance to foreign policy, international politics and foreign affairs. The content is current and provides analysis of critical global trends to users. Written by a network of leading experts and on-the-ground influencers, World Politics Review's substantive content provides access to comprehensive and detailed perspectives. It includes multiple areas of study, with thousands of articles in its archives and more than 75,000 words of original content produced each month".

The trial will run from now until 31 March 2016. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype

"Below are credentials to log into the website access portion of your WPR trial to distribute to those currently evaluating the EBSCOHost portion of the trial.

email: unseiac@un.org
password: unseiac

To login, the user can go to www.worldpoliticsreview.com/login and enter those credentials. After logging in, they can click on "Settings" at the top right of the page to manage which email newsletters and alerts, if any, they wish to receive".
"Human Rights Documents Online (HRDO) will ultimately contain all human rights documents collected by the Human Rights Internet (HRI) in Ottawa in Canada since 1980. These documents emanate from 483 non-governmental human rights organizations (NGOs) worldwide, some of which have a universal scope, whilst others focus on the attainment of human rights in a specific area of the world"

The trial will run from 1 February - 1 March 2016.

Direct URL for access: http://primarysources.brillonline.com/browse/human-rights-documents-online

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The trial will run from 2 February - 2 March 2016.
Direct URL for access: http://techbus.safaribooksonline.com/?uicode=unseiacdemo
Please find the self-registration link above for the 30 day trial of Safari Books Online Premium Library for The United Nations System Electronic Information Acquisition Consortium.

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