Political Studies

Political Studies is a research-intensive program. This page will help you to identify key starting points for your research. 

Your liaison librarian is available for research consultation and can help you design research strategies, access key databases, effectively use the information resources of Queen’s University Library and beyond. Tailored research skill instruction can be provided for specific classes. Queen's University Library evaluates, purchases and makes available teaching and research materials to support this program including books, journals, databases and multimedia resources.

Political Studies @ ProQuest

Publication coverage: 1915 -

The Politics Collection provides access to databases such as the PAIS Index and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, covering the international literature in political science and public administration/policy, along with related fields. Together, they provide abstracts, indexing, and full-text coverage of journal articles, country reports, dissertations, think tank reports, working papers, government documents, and more, including full text from many leading political science and international relations journals.
  • American Journal of Political Science
  • Canadian Journal of Political Science
  • Comparative Political Studies
  • Political Analysis
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Call for Presenters: I@Q Undergraduate Research Conference

Share your research, creative projects, experiential learning experiences and inquiry projects with the Queen's community. Undergraduate students from any discipline are invited to submit an abstract for the 13th Annual I@Q Undergraduate Research Conference to be held March 7th and 8...

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We received funding from CANARIE

We are pleased to announce that the project “Dataverse for the Canadian Research Community: Developing reusable and scalable tools for data deposit, curation, and sharing” has recently received funding from the CANARIE Research Data Management (RDM) fund.

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Our librarians provide information expertise for research and teaching in your field. You can use our email form to contact a specialist in this area.