American Politics: Home

Research resources for national politics in the U.S.

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The Butler University Libraries use the Library of Congress classification system. Most political science books are found in the J and K areas.

Core Databases & E-Books
General Websites
Print Indexes

Alternative Press Index (1987-2009)

Social Sciences Index (1974-2006)
ANNEX AI 3 .S611

General Print Resources

Almanac of American Politics (Latest 5 editions)
REF JK 1012 .A44

American Political Dictionary  JK9 .P55 2002

Encyclopedia of Interest Groups and Lobbyists in the United States
JK 1118 .N47 2000 (v.1-2)

The Gallup Poll (1935-2011)
REF HN 90 .P8 G35 (all before 2011 in Irwin ANNEX)

Public Interest  Group Profiles
REF JK 1118 .P78 2006

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