Winter 2012 / http://libguides.wlu.edu/pol105k
Last Updated: Jan 31, 2013
This guide is designed to be help with research assignments in Professor Kiracofe's Winter 2012 Politics 105 course -- specifically to identify appropriate scholarly or academic tools and techniques.
Questions and comments about this guide can be directed to Senior Reference Librarian Dick Grefe.
- News Sources
Important international news sites for keeping track of contemporary events and issues.
- Reference Sources
Academic encyclopedias and similar sources recommended for topic overviews and explanations.
- Find Books
Books at W&L and elsewhere.
- Find Articles
Recommended databases for finding journal articles and other appropriate in-depth resources.
Information from governments -- national, international/foreign.
- Citation Styles and Plagiarism
Guides to citing your research sources. Help with avoiding plagiarism.
Have questions? We will be glad to help.