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Political Science

Department Homepage: Political Science

Contact Reference: reference@libserv.ucmo.edu or call 660-543-4154

Subject Bibliographer: Mark Love, love@libserv.ucmo.edu

Online Databases

Full Text Databases Available On or Off-campus:

Academic Search Premier :: Multidisciplicary database of scholarly and peer reviewed journals dating back up to 1975

Congressional Publications :: Legislative histories, Congressional reports, documents, prints, bills, debates, public laws, and the Federal Register and Code of Federal Regulations; daily news resources

Country Profiles :: Business analysis and country information, including information on governments and politics

CQ Electronic Library :: Current information, original content, statistics, analysis, and comprehensive coverage of the US government

Ebook Collection :: Hundreds of electronic books covering the humanities and social sciences, including political science

GPO Access :: Assists the public in locating information from the Federal Government; uses the FirstGov search index

JSTOR :: Historical journal articles in the humanities, social sciences, business, ecology, and general science

Military and Government Collection :: Current news for all branches of the military and government; includes some academic journals and other content

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center :: Provides information on political ans social issues and current events

Reference Universe :: Database of back-of-the-book indexes and article titles to subject enyclopedias and reference works, including political science and government

Social Sciences Full Text :: Indexes journals from anthropology, family studies, political science, sociology, international relations, and women's studies, 1983-present

Statistical Publications :: Indexes 100,000 statistical publications, including the Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

U.S. Government Periodicals Index :: Indexes articles in U.S. Government periodicals, 1995-present

Credo Reference :: Online access to over 160 full text reference books, including politics and government

Print Journals
Electronic Journals

A list of all electronic journals related to political science is avaialble here.

American Journal of Political Science Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy
Annual Review of Political Science Journal of Political Economy
American Foreign Policy Interests
Foreign Policy
Congressional Digest Human Rights

Note: This is not an exhaustive journal list
Electronic Books

The concise Oxford dictionary of politics
/ edited by Iain McLean and Alistair McMillan

Democracy In America / by Alexis De Tocqueville.

The awakening of the lieutenant-governor: a present-day story of American politics / Susan Keating Glaspell

Leviathan / Thomas Hobbes ; edited with an introduction and notes by J.C.A. Gaskin

The prince / by Nicolo Machiavelli.

Note: This is not an exhaustive list

Government Documents

UCM Government Documents Home page for the UCM government documents department in the library. Scroll down to the bottom left hand side of the screen for links to federal and state government resources.


Ultimate Political Science Links Page Links to resources in political science on a variety of topics.

Congresslink Resources on Congress.

Political Thought Links to online resources dealing with political thought

U.S. Presidents Information about all U.S. presidents




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