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*Political Science: General Research Guide

Political Science


A collage of images representing governmental power such as the White House, Parliament, the United Nations, Congress, etc.

Welcome to the Political Science Research Guide! Use the tabs on the side to find...

  • Where to Search: ONESearch and more databases
  • What to Search for: learn specifics about finding journals, books, and more!

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Recommended Resources

Want to jump right in? ONESearch is a great starting point!

Or take a look at the top databases for Political Science! The tabs on the side have even more to explore and will give you more info on using these resources and the materials you'll find in them.

Complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

JSTOR is a fully-searchable database containing the back issues of several hundred scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, mathematics, music, ecology and botany, business, and other fields.

Military and Government Collection provides full text for nearly 400 publications. The database also includes full text for 245 pamphlets and offers indexing and abstracts for 500 titles.

Campus Research combines breadth of news and business information with superior depth in law-related information to provide a complete, 360-degree view of any issue. Database includes legal statutes at federal and state level, Company Profiles, EDGAR, Hoover Profiles, as well as national and international news sources.