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TEST DRIVE Westlaw Campus until 10/20

In October, we're comparing Westlaw Campus Research to Nexis Uni to assess which resource better meets your needs. These databases are the academic library versions of Westlaw and Lexis, respectively.

 Please take a moment to evaluate Westlaw Campus!

New Resources

State House News Service (courtesy of Law School Llbrary) - Current developments from the legislature and the Governor's office.

Use Policy File to locate reports from over 350 public policy think tanks, non-governmental organizations, research institutes, university centers, advocacy groups, and other entities.

 

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Key Resources

The research tools below will help you find journal articles on political institutions, processes, behavior, politics, and public policy at the state and local level.  Many articles provide in-depth analysis of the policy issues while newspaper and other media resources provide information about current issues and current events; historical newspapers provide insight into policy debates over time.

Look at other Library Guides for advice on article search tools in a variety of subject, for example, crime, sustainability, health, technology, and education.

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Roxanne Palmatier
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