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Political Science

Guide to resources and research strategies in Political Science.

Online Resources

Two sites featuring annotated versions of the constitution: 

Almanac of American Politics 2018

Call Number: JK1012 .A44

ISBN: 9781938939563

Publication Date: 2017

Analysis and profiles of every congressional district, state, governor and member of Congress. Includes demographic information for every state and district, information from the Census Bureau's American Community Survey. Campaign finance data on spending by all Senate and House members in the most recent election, and more. Library holdings:

The Almanac of Women and Minorities in American Politics 2002 by Mart Martin

Call Number: HQ1236.5.U6 M3779 2001 (Reference)

ISBN: 0813398177

Publication Date: 2001

Reference to all women, African-Americans, Hispanics, Asian-Americans, Native minorities, gays, and lesbians who have served in state or national elected positions, with additional information on local elected positions.

Political Parties in the US

A list of the major political parties in the United States.


Register to Vote

Information on how to register to vote and an online application for residents of New York State.

Voter Information
Links to election resources and candidate and platform information.