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POSC 170: International Relations & World Politics

Professor Summer Forester - Spring 2024

Scholarly Articles

The following are good places to look for political science literature. Tip: Usually, it's helpful to start a search trying out lots of synonyms for your topic.  Then, narrow your search using the precise subject headings (i.e. tags) each database uses to sort its articles into categories.

Policy Research

TIP: Also consider using these tools to identify relevant think tanks and organizations and browse or search in those orgs' websites directly. 


These are some of the core Political Science journals you might find relevant to your search.  Keep in mind, however, that this list is simply to get you started and the important journals will vary depending on your topic.

Locate the full text of a journal using the Gould Library A-Z List.