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All Databases in American Politics ( is a best bet)
  • Academic Search Premier
    Scholarly journal articles and popular magazines covering all topics. A great database for beginning searches. 1980s-present (dates may vary).
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  • Congress and the Nation A Best Bet database
    Reference on congressional trends, actions, and political and policy controversies.
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  • CQ Congress Collection A Best Bet database
    Provides an analytical survey of the history and development; powers; personalities; current developments; and legislation considered and passed by the United States Congress. From the Congressional Quarterly. current.
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  • CQ Electronic Library A Best Bet database
    Full-text of the CQ Weekly and The CQ Researcher, as well as the CQ Congress Collection. From the Congressional Quarterly. CQ Weekly Report: 1983 to current. CQ Researcher: 1991 to current.
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  • Factiva
    Global news and business information articles. Includes Dow Jones Interactive and Reuters Business Briefing. Current.
    Access limited to 3 concurrent users. Please LOG OUT when done. Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • GPO FDsys
    Text of Congressional Record, bills and bill tracking, Federal Register, U.S. Code, presidential documents, and more. 1971-current.
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  • iPOLL
    Includes polls and data survey results from academic, commercial and media survey organizations such as Gallup Organization, Harris Interactive, Pew Research Associates, and many more. From the Roper Center. 1935-present.
    Also Known As
    • Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
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  • Issues & Controversies
    Summarizes current issues and controversies in political, economic, social and scientific topics. 1995-current.
    Also Known As
    • Facts on File
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  • LexisNexis News
    National and international newspapers, news transcripts from TV and radio, and company financial reports. 1980s-current.
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  • Political Science Complete (EBSCO)
    Forrmerly ProQuest Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. Delivers nearly 700 full-text journals, 330 full-text reference books and monographs, and more than 47,000 full-text conference papers.
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  • ProQuest Congressional Publications A Best Bet database
    ProQuest Congressional Publications provides PDF images and full-text searching of publications of Congress including hearings, the U.S. Serial Set, and reports created by the Congressional Research Service.
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  • Scopus
    Scholarly journal articles and conference papers on any topic in science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts & humanities. Includes cited references and h-index information. 1996-present for cited reference searching; partial coverage, without references, to 1823.
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