Research Guide | Political Science

Politics Collection (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles

JSTOR - Mobile friendly

Social Science Database (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Full-text articles

US Major Dailies (ProQuest) - Mobile friendly; Search Chicago Tribune (1985-present), Los Angeles Times (1985-present), New York Times (1980-present), The Wall Street Journal (1984-present), The Washington Post (1987-present)

Nexis Uni - Political Science - Mobile friendly; Newspapers, legal sources including US Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790; Select "Political Science" from Discover Topics to track legislation, find Supreme Court opinions, and view recent political science news

Points of View Reference Center (EBSCOhost) – Resources that present multiple sides of an issue

more databases

Congressional Research Service - CRS reports provided to Congress with research to support their legislative duties

Constitution Annotated

Google Scholar - Free access. Evaluate articles to ensure journals are reliable.

Library Catalog - books, ebooks, DVDs, etc.

eBook Central (ProQuest) 

eBooks Academic Collection (EBSCOhost) - Locate books, DVDs, and more in libraries worldwide. Use item request (interlibrary loan) to obtain a copy of an item. Note: Items from non-U.S. libraries may be difficult to obtain.

Book recommendations

Encyclopedia Britannica - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Online encyclopedia

Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost) - Mobile friendly; Biographical full-text articles

Biography Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Comprehensive collection of full-text biographies

Journal Finder - Search all databases for full text journals, magazines, and newspapers; not articles. Use if you have the citation for an article or if you need an article in a specific source (e.g. Wall Street Journal).

Grad School Admissions Preparation (PrepStep) - GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, and MCAT

Career and Workplace Preparation (PrepStep) - PRAXIS, teaching, law enforcement, caseworker, military, and more