The Reference Collection also has Historical Dictionaries for individual countries. Use the Books & Media tab on the Library Homepage, search on Historical Dictionary of [your country].
The Find Books tab on the subject guides lists lists all catalog links, use the UMBC CATALOG or CATALOGUSMAI .
Try searching on: [Your country] politics and government = Subject search AND democracy = keyword search or
[Your country] = subject search AND democracy = keyword search
The Subject guide will point you to all the different databases. For this paper, which deals with history, politics, government, and society, try these individual databases using the same search terms you used for looking for books: