Politics Sources


American Government & Politics at : This

Political Information


American Party Platforms

National Party Platforms of 1980
.  Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1982.  JK2255 .J643 (Research Stacks)

National Party Platforms.  Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1978.    JK2255 .J643 (Reference)

Open Secrets: The Encyclopedia of Congressional Money and Politics

Running for President: The Candidates and their Images
.  New York : Simon & Schuster, c1994.  E183 .R96 1994

World Almanac of Presidential Campaigns.  New York : World Almanac, 1992.  JF285 .S55 1992 (UGL Reference)


Encyclopedia of Third Parties in the United States.  Armonk, N.Y. : Sharpe Reference, c2000.  JK2261 .E474 2000 

Directory of American Political Parties

Public Opinion

American Public Opinion Index.  Louisville, Ky. : Opinion Research Service, 1981- ,  HM261 .A4632 

Gallup Brain

Gallup Polls

Lexis-Nexis Academic

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

Polling the Nations

Media and Politics



Political Insider


American League of Lobbyists

American lobbyists directory
. Detroit : Gale Research, c1990-,  KF195.L6 .A45  (Law Reference)

Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP)

Public interest profiles
.  Washington, D.C. : Foundation for Public Affairs, [c1977]-c2001.  JK1118 .P79  (Bus/SPEA)

Election Data

America at the Polls. Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2001.  JK524 .M33 2001

America Votes

CQ Voting and Elections Collection

CQ's resource guide to modern elections : an annotated bibliography,
1960-1996.  Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2000.  Z7195.U5 M2844 2000

Election Data Book.  Lanham, Md. : Bernan Press, c1993-  JK1967 .E4 

Federal Election Commission

How to research elections
.  Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2000.   Z7164.R4 M37 2000

National Election Studies

U.S. Elections Research Guide (Penn)

Useful Web Sites

Political Science Resources (University of Michigan)

United States House of Representatives

United States Senate

White House

Visual and Audio Material

America in Caricature, 1765-1865

American Memory

last updated: 7/12/2013