Other key databases to do searches in are:
These provide citations and/or full text of journal articles, books, and other materials.
Google Scholar searches specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.
Some key social science journals come from the disciplines of Sociology and Anthropology.
Some important Public Health databases:
Below is a list of some important development journals. If you are interested in journal rankings, impact factor and acceptance rates, you can find yearly lists.
Grey literature refers to materials and research produced by organizations like NGOs and think tanks that are outside of traditional academic publishing. These materials are not peer reviewed. Devex is a a great website to get grey literature.
Grey literature databases include:
To search through a broad list of newspapers, good bets are Newsbank Access World News, Factiva, and Press Display: