More book about politics and related topics can be found using the Library's catalog
United States Politics
Journal Articles Academic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database can be used to locate a wide variety of political
science literature, from political news to controversial issues to political theory.
America: History and Life
America: History and Life contains thousands of articles about the American government,
as well as its historical development.
This unique database contains reports on topics of the day, with pro/con sections,
histories, and more.
This database covers world history and government from the fifteenth century (1400s)
to the present.
JSTOR is a journal archive that contains articles on political science, history, and
This multidisciplinary database can be used to find political news, court cases, and
Military and Government Collection
This database contains articles by and about the United States government.
CongressLink provides information about the U.S. Congress—how it works, its members
and leaders, and the public policies it produces.
This site is a portal for government statistical information--including raw data--on
a wide variety of topics including health, crime, demographics, and much more.
Online Encyclopedia of Mass Violence
This unique resource was created by a non-profit group dedicated to collecting and
publishing information about crimes against humanity in the twentieth century. This
online encyclopedia includes information from scholars, government reports, maps,
chronologies, and much more.
This site is sponsored by The Center for Responsive Politics, which is a non-partisan,
non-profit research group based in Washington, D.C. that tracks money in politics,
and its effect on elections and public policy
POTUS: Presidents of the United States
In this resource you will find background information, election results, cabinet members,
notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents. Links to biographies,
historical documents, audio and video files, and other presidential sites are also
Richard Kimber's Political Science Resources
Created by a political scientist, this site contains extensive lists of government
websites and election information, as well as links to political parties, political
analysis, and political theory.
United Nations Treaty Collection
This site contains information on bilateral and multilateral treaties.U.S. Electoral College
This site has all sorts of information about what the electoral college is, how it
works, links to historical election results, electoral resources, and much more.
U.S. House of Representatives
Information and links to individual representatives, House committees, schedule of
items under consideration by the House, and much more.
Links to Senators, committees, legislation and records, and more.Welcome to the White House
The official website of the White House.
This resource contains current statistics and economic indicators for the entire world.
It can be used to locate data by country and by topic.
Government ResourcesCatalog of U.S. Government Publications
The Catalog of U.S. Government Publications provides an index to print and electronic
publications created by Federal agencies
Maintained by the University of Michigan Documents Center, this is an excellent pathway
site to government resources.
Government Performance Project
This site provides comprehensive, independent information about state management performance
in its latest report, "Grading the States 2005."
Library of Congress's Government Resources
Extensive list of sites for broad government information, executive branch, U.S politics,
and international laws and organizations.
National Security Archives
An independent non-governmental research institute and library located at The George
Washington University in Washington, D.C., the Archive collects and publishes declassified
documents acquired through the Freedom of Information Act.
State of the Cities Data System
This site brings together diverse information on housing and economic data, such as
labor force data, crime rates, local building permits, and housing affordability.
State of Utah Publications
Search the State of Utah's Digital Library for Utah laws.Sunlight Foundation
This group uses technology and tools to access government and political information
more easily, with the goal of "making government transparent and accountable."
Provides searchable interface for the full-text of bills and the Congressional Record.USA Counties
This site provides demographic data for all counties in the United States including:
crime data, ethnic backgrounds, income and education levels, employment, and more.
More demographic data can be found in the County and City Data Book (REF HA 202.A 36).
Utah's Vital Statistics
This government site contains the complete Vital Statistics reports for Utah from
1997 to the present.