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Google Scholar Search
Note: You will need to change the Scholar setting to U. of Denver to retrieve DU content from off-campus.
Google Web Power Search
An excellent way to search the Web for primary sources. Examples:
site:un.org "human trafficking"
site:site:gob.mx "human trafficking"
Human Rights Web Sites
Human Rights Watch
One of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.
Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end grave abuses of human rights.
UN Human Rights Web Sites
United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
"As the principal United Nations office mandated to promote and protect human rights for all, OHCHR leads global human rights efforts speaks out objectively in the face of human rights violations worldwide. We provide a forum for identifying, highlighting and developing responses to today's human rights challenges, and act as the principal focal point of human rights research, education, public information, and advocacy activities in the United Nations system."
United Nations Special Procedures
"The special procedures of the Human Rights Council are independent human rights experts with mandates to report and advise on human rights from a thematic or country-specific perspective. The system of Special Procedures is a central element of the United Nations human rights machinery and covers all human rights: civil, cultural, economic, political, and social. As of 1 April 2013 there are 36 thematic and 13 country mandates."
United Nations - Human Rights
Human rights information from the primary UN Web site.
United Nations Human Rights Council
"The Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the United Nations system made up of 47 States responsible for the promotion and protection of all human rights around the globe."
All UN Human Rights bodies
Provides explanation of all UN Human Rights entities.
U.S. Federal Resources
Homeland Security Digital Library
A portal to material that can be found in other databases (Congressional Research Service reports, GAO reports and testimony, DTIC documents, RAND publications) as well as materials not easily located in other places, such as theses from the Naval Postgraduate School.
Digital National Security Archive
Includes more than 100,000 of the most important declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions. Over 40 complete collections, each offering specialized insights. Integrated, they allow you to explore policy across several different areas at once.
Offers access to congressional publications dealing with the wide variety of topics addressed by Congress.
Features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.