Subject guide for Politics

Key resources Where to study
Use StarPlus to find online and print materials including books, journals and databases. The Information Commons is where you'll find most of the books recommended for your modules. Where possible these will also be available as ebooks. The IC provides a range of study environments, including bookable group study rooms and silent study space.
Use myResource Lists to find materials on your reading lists. Alternative study spaces are available at Western Bank Library where you'll find books, theses and print journals.
Newspapers in the Library and on the Internet Information about our other sites
Subject guide for Government Information
Key databases Key web sites
ASSIA via ProQuest Electoral statistics for the UK (from the Office of National Statistics)
Database of political science ebooks published by Oxford University Press GOV.UK
International bibliography of the social sciences (IBSS) via ProQuest Ordnance Survey Election Maps and Boundaries
Nexis Political Studies Association
Past Masters ukpolitics.org.uk
Scopus Further websites for Politics
Other useful databases for politics
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