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Political Science Research: Find


Scholarly journals provide respected research by experts in the field. In addition to providing useful analysis and explanations, journal articles often include useful bibliographies for readers to conduct further research.

Library Databases


Working with Case Law? Lexis Nexis's Shepard's tool allows you to read, analyze, and evaluate your chosen case by stringing together the case citation history and the citing decisions all in one place!

Just search your case in the "Look up a Legal Case" box, select your case from the options,

then choose "Shepardize" from the "More like this" dropdown. 

This can be a tricky process, so visit Ashley the Poli Sci librarian if you have any questions! 

American Political Science Association

The American Political Science Association is the largest professional association dedicated to the discipline.  Access three of their publications online in full-text: