This guide is designed to be help with research assignments in Professor Connelly's Presidency course in the Fall 2012 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.
Table of Contents
News and Analysis
Political news and analysis from respected, non-partisan sources.
Academic encyclopedias and similar sources recommended for topic overviews and explanations.
Books at W&L and elsewhere.
Recommended databases for finding journal articles and other appropriate in-depth resources.
U.S. Government studies and other publications, including Presidential documents.
Citation Styles and Plagiarism
Guides to citing your research sources. Help with avoiding plagiarism.
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