If you are unfamiliar with a topic, it is often best to start with a reference book such as a dictionary, encyclopedia, review article or other reference source to gain a basic understanding of your topic as well as terminology used in the field.
Sources are listed by type of resource and separated by language: English; Greek; other languages. (Note: (FT) following the item title will link to the full-text of the resource; otherwise the link directs to the bibliographic record of the resource.)
The library owns many reference works about all the nations of the world. See Country Information in the European Politics LibGuide for a list of reference titles found in the main reference collection on 2 North.