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Political Science

A brief guide to information resources in Political Science

OneSearch: a powerful research tool

A great place to begin your research for all kinds of resources--books, articles, government documents, musical scores, videos, and sound recordings--is the Library's OneSearch.

On the Library homepage, under the heading "Search Everything," enter your search term or phrase.

OneSearch is a Google-type search of the Library's major databases and certain other sources.

After you use OneSearch, you can try some of our other databases and utilize more focused subject term searching.

For additional help using OneSearch click here.

Selected subject headings in Political Science

Although you can retrieve useful information by Keyword searching, your results can be better focused quite often by using the appropriate Subject Terms related to the topic of interest.

Subject Searching is effective in OneSearch

The subject headings listed here, and related subjects terms, will help you locate pertinent books and e-books in OneSearch

From the Library homepage, in OneSearch, change the drop down menu to "Subject" and enter the subject heading.

Suggested Subject Headings:

Political Science
Christianity and politics
Comparative government
Conservatism
Constitutional law United States

Democratization
Liberalism
Nationalism
Political campaigns
Political parties
Political Participation

Politics philosophy
​Populism
Presidents United States
United States politics and government
United States Congress
[Country name] politics and government

Library Catalog

Locate hardcopy and e-books in the Library Catalog.

Search the Catalog by subject headings, keywords, title, author, or by other access points.

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