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Politics & Policy Studies: Encyclopedias, etc.

Search tools and information sources on government, politics, policy, political science, public affairs, social issues, rural studies and urban studies.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Online Reference Books

Encyclopedias and other reference works provide background information for your research. In general, you do not cite them in your paper.

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