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Political Science: Books

A general guide tor resources for your research in Political Science.

Incorporating Books into your Research

Economics research relies primarily on working papers and articles for source materials. But you can still incorporate books into the work that you do. Consider using important works in the subfield you're researching. Books can help you contextualize your topic as they are excellent sources for theoretical and historical information.

The library holds a wide selection of books covering everything from the basics of economic theory and history, to the various sub fields, to multidisciplinary approaches to the study of various concepts in the field. 

If you can't find something you'd like to see in the collection you can request materials for purchase by filling out and submitting an acquisitions form

Finding Books at Vassar College Libraries

The Vassar Library Catalog is the best tool for finding books within our collections. You'll also find journals, database titles, government documents, and other materials useful to your research.

Print books on political science and legislative topics can be found in ranges J - JZ and KZ of Library of Congress call numbers:



**These books are located in Room 69 in the Main Library on the Ground Floor

**For a map of the Vassar College Main Library please click here

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