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International Bibliography of the Social Sciences(IBSS)
Content: Broad range of social science topics, particularly strong on Anthropology, Economics, Politics & Sociology. Abstracts and references to journal articles, book reviews and chapters from edited books.
Date range: 1951-
IPSA International Political Science Abstracts
ISI Citation Indexes via the Web Of Knowledge
Content: Article, conferences and book chapter references with some abstracts from humanities and social sciences (bias is towards Humanities). Good non-UK coverage as produced by the Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
Date range: 1984-