Last Updated: Feb 17, 2014
Use popular & political journals & magazines to find a research topic of interest.
- CQ Researcher
In-depth reports on issues in the news. Each includes an introductory overview; background & chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables & maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; & bibliographies of key sources.
- CQ Press Political Reference Suite
Definitive reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, & current affairs.
- Academic Search Complete
A great starting point for full-text articles from political science journals, as well as magazines & newspapers. Find book reviews here, too.
Writing a Research Paper in Political Science: A Practical Guide to Inquiry, Structure, and Methods
Call Number: JA86 .B24 2012
Political Science Student Writer's Manual
Call Number: JA86 .S39 2006