Research Guide

POLITICAL SCIENCE
Updated Spring 2004

REFERENCE GUIDE

York, Henry E. Political Science: A Guide to Reference and Information Sources. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1990. Ref JA 71 .Y67 1990

DICTIONARIES

Black, Henry Campbell. Black's Law Dictionary: Definitions of the Terms and Phrases of American and English Jurisprudence, Ancient and Modern. 7th ed. St. Paul: West Publishing Company, 1979. Law Ref KF156 .B53 1999

Greenwald, Douglas. Encyclopedia Of Economics. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982. Ref HB 61 .E55

Plano, Jack C. And Greenberg, Milton. The American Political Dictionary, 6th ed. New York: Holt, Rinehart And Winston, 1982 Ref JK 9 .P55 1982

Shafritz, Jay; Williams, Phil and Calinger, Ronald The Dictionary of 20th-Century World Politics. New York: H. Holt, 1993. Ref JA 61 .S53 1993


ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Magill, Frank N. Survey of Social Science: Government and Politics Series. Pasadema, CA: Salem Press, 1995. Ref JA 61 .S88 1995

Hawkesworth, Mary and Kogan, Maurice. Encyclopedia of Government and Politics. New York: Routledge, 1992. Ref JA 61 .C66 1992

Joseph, William A. The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Ref JA 61 .O95 1993


ALMANACS

Barone, Michael, and Ujifusa. The Almanac of American Politics. Washington, DC: Mational Journal, 1972-- Ref. JK 1012 .A44

Congressional Quarterly Almanac. Washington: Congressional Quarterly, 1968--. Ref JK 1 .C663

Congressional Quarterly Weekly Reports. Washington: Congressional Quarterly, 1971--. Ref JK 1 .C66

 

NEWS DIGEST

Facts on File. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 1941-- Ref. D 410 .F3

 

DOCUMENTS

Historic Documents. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly, Inc., 1972- Ref. E 839.5 .H57


HANDBOOKS

ECONOMIC POLICY

Economic Report Of The President. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973--. Ref HC 106.5 .A272

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

United States Government Manual. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office. Ref JK 421 .A32

Whitnah, Donald R., ed. Government Agencies. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1983. Ref JK 421 .G65 1983

 

DIRECTORY

Hess, Carol. Political Resource Directory. Burlington, VT: Political Resources, Inc. 1995. Ref JK 2283 .P65 1995

LEGAL SOURCES

Congressional Record. Washington: United States Government Printing Office. 1965-1979 Doc X 1979-- Microfiche X

Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Digest of Public General Bills and Resolutions. Washington: Library of Congress, 1982--. Law Ref. KF 18 .L5

 

CASES

Guenther, Nancy Anderman. United States Supreme Court Decisions: An Index to Excerpts, Reprints and Discussions. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1983. Ref. KF 101.6 .G83 1983

Supreme Court Reporter. St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 1943--.Law Ref KF 101 .A322


LAWS

United States Code Annotated. St. Paul: West Publishing Co. Law Ref KF 65 .W4 1970

United States Code Congressional And Administrative News. St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 1979--. Law Ref KF48 .W45

REGULATIONS

Code Of Federal Regulations. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office. Law Reference KF70 .A3

Federal Register. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office. Gov Docs AE 2.106

 

STATISTICAL SOURCES

Business Statistics. Washington: U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of Economic Analysis. 1967-1969,1973-- Ref. HC 101 .A1313

 

ABSTRACTS AND INDEXES

Business Periodicals Index. New York: H.W. Wilson, 1958--. 1958-1987 Index Section 6/82--

Humanities Index. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1975-- Index Section and FirstSearch

Index to Legal Periodicals. Mew York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1984--. Index Section and FirstSearch

Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950--. Doc. Z 1223 .a18 7/76-- Computerized database CD-ROM

New York Times Index. New York: New York Times Co. 1851-1879,1917,1923-1934,1939-1945,1960--Index Section, Infotrac Web

Public Affairs Information Service Bulletin. New York: Public Affairs Information Service, 1960-1992. Index Section and FirstSearch

Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature. Mew York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1802-- Index Section and FirstSearch

Social Sciences Index. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1975-- Index Section 4/83 and FirstSearch

United States. General Accounting Office. GAO Documents. Washington: U.S. General Accounting Office. 1982-- Doc. HJ 9802 .G45

United States Political Science Documents. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh. NASA Industrial Applications Center, 1976-1982. Ref. JA 1 .U58

The Wall Street Journal Index. New York: Dow Jones & Company, 1965- Index Section