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Exploring Political Science Resources
The purpose of this page is to help faculty and students to explore Political Science resources.
On this page you will find:
- A list of favorite online resources used by faculty and staff.
- Links to pages full of useful websites related to various Political Science topics.
- Links to a preset database search for Political Science eBooks.
These resources can also be found on our Library Resources page.
When you are not on campus and try to use the databases, you will be prompted for a username and password. If you do not know these and are a Schoolcraft student, then give the library a call and we will provide you with the information you need.
Our phone number is: (734) 462-4440
Favorite Online Resources
The American Founders Online
Provides online access, in varying degrees, to the personal papers and/or publications of the major founders of the American Republic.
Compiling a Federal Legislative History: A Beginner’s Guide
A comprehensive research guide on finding federal legislative history documents, including congressional committee reports and hearings, presidential signing statements, and the debates of Congress.
Official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public.
Offers access to the world’s constitutions that users can systematically compare them across a broad set of topics.
Council on Foreign Relations
A resource to help interested citizens better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries.
World Fact Book
Produced for US policymakers and coordinated throughout the US Intelligence Community, marshals facts on every country, dependency, and geographic entity in the world.
Off Campus Library Database Access
Schoolcraft students, faculty, and staff can access library databases from off-campus through Blackboard by clicking the “Organizations” tab. Go to https://bb.schoolcraft.edu