UTS Library

International Studies: Books

In this guide:

The quickest way to find your textbooks, subject  e-readings and books for your topic is to type the subject # or subject name or keywords in the 'catalogue searching box' on the Library's Homepage.

A few good reference books for International Studies:

A-Z of countries of the world

This global handbook provides a wealth of information for every country in the world. Each entry gives a brief history and outlines contemporary social, economic, political and religious issues. In addition, for each country there is a clear map and a quick-reference fact box containing data and statistics including languages, population, GDP, capital city, life expectancy, and more.

OECD factbook: economic, environmental and social statistics

A yearbook which presents a comprehensive statistical picture of OECD
countries. It includes spreadsheets for tables and graphs.

Europa World Plus

Economic, political, historical, and geographic profiles of 250+ countries and global regions. Contact information for political, business, media, and cultural agencies and officials, including 1,900 international organizations. Search or browse by country, region, organization, or people.