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Library Resources for GVPT Students

guide to government & politics research

The databases listed below are core GVPT databases. But, there are many other databases to use for GVPT research, depending on the focus of your research. Locate additional databases by browsing the Databases by Type or Subject.  

Databases from the same vendor/publisher may be searched together to weed out duplicate materials. See the tab: Searching Multiple Databases.
For example, the following databases are all Ebscohost databases and can be searched together.

Academic Search Ultimate
America: History and Life with Full-Text
Historical Abstracts Full Text
International Political Science Abstracts 
Military and Government Collection
Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies 
Business Source Complete
Once in one database, click on - choose databases (upper right) to add more databases to your searching.

The following databases are Proquest databases and can be searched together.
PAIS Index
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Digital National Security Archive

Dissertations & Theses: Full Text
Once in one database, click on - the three lines upper left and then Change Databases - to add more to your searching.