POLITICS 234: CONGRESS AND THE LEGISLATIVE PROCESS (Professor Connelly)

Winter 2014
http://libguides.wlu.edu/pol234

Introduction

This guide is designed to be help with research assignments in Professor Connelly's Politics 100 course in the Fall 2013 term -- 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.

 

You also may find it useful to use our U.S. Constitution: A Student Guide.

Table of Contents

  • News and Analysis
    Highly-respected non-partisan sources for analysis of contemporary political 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.
  • Citation Styles and Plagiarism
    Guides to citing your research sources.  Help with avoiding plagiarism.
  • Help
    Have questions?  We will be glad to help.