Research Resources

These categories provide access to a number of books, articles, and websites on topics in Global Informatics.

You can also use the UIUC Library Website to find more resources like these.

In addition, you can use  the Global Informatics Initiative Refworks page to find other related sources.  You can search the Refworks page for sources on your topic or even create a bibliography of these sources. Sign in with this login information:

  • Login name: globalinformatics
  • Password: gii


You can use library databases to search for peer-reviewed articles on a topic of your choice:

For more library databases, visit Databases by Subject on the UIUC library website. The “Area Studies” databases listed on this page are particularly useful for finding scholarly articles about Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe.

Library Guides

Use library guides to find resources for your research. Browse or search for guides on a specific geographic area or academic discipline.