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Political Science

Use this guide to locate resources for studying political science, including background reading, books, journal and newspaper articles, websites, data and statistics.

Political Science (General)

International Politics

U.S. Federal & State Politics

Federal Government Resources

State Government Resources

CQ Press Library & Individual Titles

Congressional Record -- Provides users with the ability to search and access the full-text of the Congressional Record (1873 to date), as well as its forerunners, the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873). It is an indispensable resource for political science, American history, and legal studies.   Coverage: 1789 -- Present