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Political Science


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Annual Review: Law and Social Science

Annual Review: Political Science

Basic Legal Research and Secondary Literature
Contains full text articles from key journals and is valuable for business, management, tax, and legal research. Also provides access to Shepard's Citations service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.

JSTOR is an online library of journals, academic ebooks, and primary sources.

Legal Collection
A collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies. Source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

Military & Government Collection
Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

SocINDEX with Full Text
Offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

Open Access Government Resources:

United States Congressional Serial Set on GPO's GovInfo

The Government Publishing Office (GPO), in collaboration with the Law Library of Congress has digitized and made available volumes of the United States Congressional Serial Set on GPO's govinfo, an initiative to fulfill its mission of Keeping America Informed on the important work of Congress and Federal agencies. Published by the Federal Government, the release comes as part of a large decade-long partnership to digitize more than 15,000 volumes and more than 9.4 million pages of the U.S. Congressional Serial Set back to the first volume, which was published in 1817. GPO and the Law Library began this digitization effort two years ago. This public release contains selected volumes from the 69th Congress (1925—1927, the 82nd Congress (1951—1953, and several 19th century Congresses.


Political Science Subject Guide
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.

American Society of International Law

Budget of the United States Government

Charters of Freedom

Congressional Directory

Constitution Annotated

Crime in the United States (Uniform Crime Reports)

Economic Report of the President

Federal Bar Association

Law Library of Congress Guide to Law Online

Law Library of Louisiana

Legal Information Institute

United States Government Manual