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Political Science Subject Guide

This is a guide to selected resources in Political Science

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Georgina Martorella
037B Axinn Library
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549


Do you want to locate newspaper or magazine articles on a current issue?  Or do you need to use scholarly (or academic) articles for your research project?  Click on the "how to" arrow on the left to navigate to the specific type of resource you need. If you would like to browse resources related to a particular area of Political Science, click on the "resources by subfield" arrow.  

When you need to decide whether or not the resources you located are of high enough quality to include in your paper or presentation or you are unsure of how to cite your sources, take a look at the tools included on the "evaluating your sources" and "citing your sources" page.  The "what's new" page highlights new books, journals and databases recently added to the library's collections.


Getting help

Need some one-on-one help?  You can visit the reference desk during reference desk hours.  The desk is located on the main floor of Axinn Library and is  staffed with faculty librarians who are there to help you with your research questions.

Or you can call the reference desk during reference hours (516-463-5962). 


Or ASK A LIBRARIAN.  Submit your question below!

Or you can make an appointment with me to get some in-depth help with your research.  Simply click on the blue SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT button under my profile photo (left column of this page) and follow the prompts.

Or you can make an appointment with a different librarian subject specialist to get in-depth help with your research.  Simply click on the Make an Appointment link on the Library Homepage and follow the prompts.

Check out our HUL STUDENT SERVICES page for more Library services.


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