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Finding Articles -- Politics 234
Congress and the Legislative Process

To find out which periodicals are available at W&L in printed or online form, check this page.   Items not available at W&L may be acquired via interlibrary loan.


 

BROAD COVERAGE OF MAGAZINES AND SCHOLARLY JOURNALS

Articles in a wide range of publications, including popular, news, and opinion magazines, as well as major academic/scholarly journals.

Academic Search Complete

Over 11,000 academic journals, magazines, and newspapers.  Please note that search results are sub-divided into "Academic Journals," "Magazines," "Newspapers," etc.

LexisNexis Academic

Articles from American and foreign newspapers, popular and trade magazines, legal resources, more.

LexisNexis Congressional -- Political News

Search through recent issues of Roll Call, The Hill, and Section A of the Washington Post.

 

SCHOLARLY ARTICLES IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS

These databases specialize in locating articles and other materials in scholarly/academic sources, including political science journals.

JSTOR

Extensive full-text holdings of important scholarly journals in a broad range of subject areas, but does not include recently-published (current 2-to-4 years) materials.

America: History and Life

The only index devoted to coverage of North American history, including political science, history, and area studies journals.

PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) International

Very important international index to articles, books, and other materials on public policy and social policy. You will find items here that you do not find in any other index.

Sociological Abstracts

Covers major political science and other social science journals and related materials.

 

"THINK TANK" WEB SITES

Columbia International Affairs Online

Papers, reports, and other materials from the Web sites of over 70 think tanks and other research organizations specializing in international affairs.

Public Policy Groups

This is a Google-based search engine which accesses the Web sites of these think tanks

 

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