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Policy and Government

Core resources for Schar School undergraduate and graduate students, and for all Political Science, Public Policy, Government & International Affairs and Public Administration courses.

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Welcome to the Policy and Government Infoguide

Use this guide to locate sources to use for your course assignments.

    Find News - Read newspapers online or search for news coverage

    Find Background Information -- Country profiles & overviews of policy issues

    Find Peer Reviewed Journal Articles - Key databases and journals for Political Science & Public Policy

    Find Reports, Working Papers, Think Tanks - Find reports & papers from think tanks and research institutes

    Find Data - Locate data and statistics, including opinion polls

    Find Books - Search the Mason and Washington Research Library Consortium catalogs

    Find Bills, Laws, etc. - Access government documents online and in print

    Find Professional Associations - Organizations and conferences in politics- & policy-related fields

   Write & Cite - Information on Zotero and contacting the Writing Center

   Get Help - Chat with a librarian or setup an appointment with the Policy & Government Librarian

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