Databases - W
|Waitangi Tribunal Reports
Full-text access to the Waitangi Tribunal reports that include its findings for the claimants and Crown.
|Wall Street Journal (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
The complete digital archive of the Wall Street Journal from 1889 - 18 years ago.
|War and Terrorism (Gale OneFile)
Gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact, and perception on a global scale.
|Web of Science All Databases
Search across all subscribed Web of Science databases: Web of Science Core Collection; BIOSIS Citation Index; Current Contents Connect; Inspec; KCI-Korean Journal Database; MEDLINE; SciELO Citation Index; and, Zoological Record.
|Web of Science Core Collection
Provides access to the world's leading citation databases: Science Citation Index Expanded; Social Sciences Citation Index; Arts & Humanities Citation Index; Emerging Sources Citation Index; Current Chemical Reactions; Index Chemicus; Book Citation Index; and, Conference Proceedings Citation Index. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers the highest impact journals, including Open Access journals and conference proceedings.
|Welsh Newspapers Online
A free online resource from the National Library of Wales that allows users to search and access digitised newspaper publications.
|Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM)
An online index of medical and health journals published in Member States of the WHO Western Pacific Region.
A global legal research library of case law, legislation, law reviews, treaties, directories, and journal articles.
Access to legislation, case law and commentary on a wide range of legal topics.
|Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science
An updating reference work covering the main areas of specialist and expert knowledge and skills used by those involved in all aspects of the forensic process.
|Wiley Online Library
A collection of full-text scientific, technical, medical, social science and business journals published by Wiley.
A one-stop search facility for national laws and treaties on intellectual property (IP) of WIPO, WTO and UN Members. It also features related information which elaborates, analyzes and interprets these laws and treaties. It provides streamlined access to reference material of key importance for optimal information on the global IP System.
|WLR Daily (Incorporated Council of Law Reporting of England and Wales)
A free case search with access to all WLR Daily Case Summaries from 2009 onwards.
|Women and Social Movements, International - 1840 to Present (Alexander Street)
A collection of primary materials from more than 300 repositories. Through the writings of women activists, their personal letters and diaries, and the proceedings of conferences at which pivotal decisions were made, this collection lets you see how women’s social movements shaped much of the events and attitudes that have defined modern life.
|Women and the Law (Peggy) (HeinOnline)
A collection that brings together books, biographies and periodicals dedicated to women's roles in society and the law from the last 200 years.
|Women: Transnational Networks (NCCO)
This database of primary resources is focused on issues at the intersection of gender and class from the late-eighteenth century to the era of suffrage in the early twentieth century.
|Women's Human Rights Resources Database
This database lists hundreds of resources - articles, documents and links - related to international women's rights law and Canadian women's rights law.
|World Atlas of Language Stuctures Online (WALS)
A large database of structural (phonological, grammatical, lexical) properties of languages gathered from descriptive materials.
|World Bank DataBank
The World Bank DataBank is an analysis and visualisation tool that contains collections of time series data on a variety of topics. You can create your own queries; generate tables, charts, and maps; and easily save, embed, and share them.
|World Bank International Debt Statistics (IDS)
International Debt Statistics (IDS) - formerly known as Global Development Finance (GDF) - provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS).
|World Bank Open Knowledge Repository (OKR)
The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products. Through the OKR, The World Bank collects, disseminates, and permanently preserves its intellectual output in digital form.
|World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI)
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognised international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.
|World Constitutions Illustrated (HeinOnline)
Contains the current constitution for every country, constitutional histories, texts on constitutional law, links to scholarly articles about constitutional development, and a bibliography of selected constitutional books. Browsable by country or resource.
|World Digital Library
Contains significant primary materials from cultures around the world, including manuscripts, maps, rare books, musical scores, recordings, films, prints, photographs, architectural drawings, and other significant cultural materials.
|World Health Organization Publications
Provides access to book and journal publications from the World Health Organisation.
|World History (Gale OneFile)
Gale OneFile: World History provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.
|World Religion Database (Brill)
The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country in the world. It is the major source to render a definitive picture of international religious demography. The WRD provides both current and historical data as well as sophisticated forecasts of future developments. For each of the world’s religions, best estimates at multiple dates for the period 1900 to 2050 are given. The WRD also offers access to the sources which underlie the figures in the database, such as censuses and surveys. Through an interactive feedback mechanism users can leave comments on sources or methodology related to any figure reported in the WRD. The WRD is constantly updated with new sets of data as they become available, such as estimates of religious affiliation at the province level and religious freedom information for all countries in the world.
See: OCLC WorldCat (FirstSearch)
|WorldLII: World Legal Information Institute
Directory of free legal Web sites, with a search engine for searching their contents. Useful for tracing sites for specific countries.
|WTO Official Documents
Access the Documents Online database that provides PDF versions of the official documentation of the World Trade Organization (excluding WTO 'publications'). Also access official documents issued under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT).