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Political Science: Find Books

A guide to doing political science research at Bonnie Bell Wardman Library.

Search the Library Catalog

You can find books, DVDs, and other items in the Wardman Library by searching the online Catalog.


LINK+ & Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

You can borrow books we do not own through our Link+ service and Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to request articles from other libraries.

Political Science Call Numbers

Call numbers are a combination of letters and numbers that indicate the location of an item in the library. Call numbers at the Wardman Library are organized in groups according to the Library of Congress (LC) classification system. Because they are grouped by number, this means that you can find books on similar topics in the same area of the library.

  • J  General Legislative and Executive Papers
  • JA  Political Science (General)
  • JC  Political Theory
  • JF to JQ  Political Institutions and Public Administration
  • JS  Local Government. Municipal Government
  • JV  Colonies and Colonization. Emigration and Immigration. International Migration
  • JX  International Law (Obsolete; No Longer Used at the Library of Congress)
  • JZ  International Relations

Google Book Search

Many of the books in Google Book Search and the Internet Archive (and especially those with older copyrights) are available online in their entirety; others are partially readable online, but in many cases, relevant pages will be viewable.

Google Book Search 


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