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Politics

Over the years, the Library has built up good print & online resources in Politics and related fields to help support students and academics in teaching and research. Resources are listed in the library catalogue, and making use of them will assist you in achieving good marks.

Letters Numbers Subject
D-F History (including modern & political)
D-DR History (General, UK & Europe)
DS-DU History (Asia, Africa & Oceania)
E-F History (US & Latin American)
H 61-62 Social Science Research Methods
HA 29-33 Statistical Analysis
HX Socialism. Communism. Anarchism.
JA 61 Dictionaries. Encyclopaedias
71-80 Political science theory, method, philosophy
81-84 History of political science
JC Political Theory. The State
11-273 History
311-312 Nationalism
421-471 Democracy
480-481 Totalitarianism. Facism
491 Revolutions
571-599 Liberty. Human Rights.
JF Comparative Studies
51.5-52 Developing Countries
201-723 Executive. Legislature. Judiciary
1001-1900 Elections. Government. Administration
2011-2200 Political Parties
JK USA
JL 950-3899 Latin America
JN 1-97 Europe (general)
101-1589 Great Britain
6400-6685 Russia
JQ Asia. Africa
JS Local Government
JX 1245-1255 International Relations Theory
1391-1396 20th and 21st centuries

Articles

Search some of the databases listed here to find full text academic papers from reliable sources that you can use in your work


Cambridge Journals

Cambridge Journals

IBSS

IBSS

JSTOR

JSTOR

SAGE

SAGE Journals

TAYLOR & FRANCIS

Taylor & Francis

Web of Science

Web of Science

Statistics & Data

The correct use of reliable statistics is vital to empirical research in Politics, and here you can find some major sources.


CNTS

CNTS

Eurostat

Eurostat

OECD Data

OECD Data

Sage Research Methods

Sage Research Methods

UN Data

UN Data

World Bank

World Bank

News & Media

These can be useful for information on historical topics or on contemporary events, trends and policies.


BBC World News

BBC World News

Box of Broadcasts

Box of Broadcasts

Economist.com

Economist.com

News Vault

News Vault

Nexis

Nexis

Proquest Historical Newspapers

Proquest Historical Newspapers

Websites

Here are a few reliable internet resources offering free access to publications & statistics.


Chatham House

Chatham House

CSS Digital Library

CSS Digital Library

Inter-Parlimentary Union

Inter-Parlimentary Union

Quality of Government Institute

Quality of Government Institute

UN Resources & Documents

UN Resources & Documents



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