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Public Policy

Guide to public policy research

Locating Known Articles

There are a few ways to determine if we own the article and in what format.  

1. Libraries home page, click on All UMD Discover items. Then,  type in the title of the article or the journal name. 

2. Google and use the Reload button (


3. Use Google Scholar 

4. Use the Journal Search

Examples:Luna-Reyes, Luis F., Mahdi M. Najafabadi, Anneke Zuiderwijk, and Charles C. Hinnant. 2019. “The US Open Data Initiative: The Road Ahead.” Information Polity: The International Journal of Government & Democracy in the Information Age 24 (2): 163–82

Chan, Todd, Iris Wang, and Oscar Ybarra. 2021. “Leading and Managing the Workplace: The Role of Executive Functions.” Academy of Management Perspectives 35 (1): 142–64.

Policy Studies Journal

Public Policy and Administration

Garg, Vinay. 2017. “Executive Team Consensus-Based Perspective of Organization Evolution.” Management Research Review 40 (9): 954–70.
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