POLI SCI xxx: UCDC Research Seminar

Multidisciplinary databases

These article databases are good for all topics:


Scholarly Articles

Here are some databases that all campuses have access to. Your individual campus will have more.  Make sure to check your library's list of databases.  

Environmental topics


Business/Finance/Market topics

Public Policy and Political Science topics

Education topics

  Women's Studies

Public Media



US Gov't Sources

Government sources are usually considered primary sources.  There are many types of them, including:

  • Congressional Hearings
  • Committee Reports
  • Agency documents 
LexisNexis Congressional is a good place to start looking for most of them.
US Census (1980 to present)

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