Public Administration

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Subject guides are created by our Librarians to help you identify, access and understand the literature of the discipline. There are several guides relevant to Policy Studies and Public Administration, click on these links to explore, access and use the resources.

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Canadian Major Dailies

Publication coverage: Coverage varies beginning at 1977-


Publication coverage: 1886 - present

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Publication coverage: 1975-

Indexes international political science, international relations, and complementary fields including law, military policy, labor relations, and public administration/policy. Provides abstracts of journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers.
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2018 Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference

The 12th Annual Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference will be held in Stauffer Library, March 8-9. 

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Welcome CARTA in Africa librarians!

We are pleased to welcome six Consortium of Advanced Research and Training (CARTA) librarians who are visiting us from Africa as part of a project that trains library scientists in the methodology of synthesis. This project is headed up by Dr.

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