PAIS International  Connect to PAIS International
Also known as: Public Affairs Information Service; PAIS International; PAIS Archive
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description: An index to the world's public and social policy literature in the fields of business, economics, local and federal government, political science, international relations, finance, and other social sciences. Includes public policy literature in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish—periodicals, books, and government documents.
Coverage: 1915-
Updated: monthly
Alerts: Click on “Alerts” in the “Search Tools” area to set up a personal profile. You can click on “Alerts” above a result set to save it. A saved “Alert” will be used to automatically search your selected databases for new content every week.
Notes: Scholar profile information can be accessed from search results lists by 1) clicking on the ScholarIcon (  ) next to names of authors within short results and on full record view or 2) clicking on the ScholarTab.
Output Formats: Click on “Save/Print/Email Records.” Available as an option from the Save/Print/Email screen, QuikBib allows you to generate a bibliography from your search results in any of eight popular bibliographic styles. Final output is available as HTML, Text, RTF, and MS Word.
Help: Click on “Help” in the upper right of the screen. For further assistance, Ask a Librarian.
Software Requirements: Best viewed with Netscape 6.0 or newer or Internet Explorer 6.0 or newer.
Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: ProQuest

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 03/04/15