International and Comparative Politics
 
Description
This International and Comparative Politics research guide highlights recommended  the articles, databases, journals, and resources relevant to Political Science that can help you to successfully complete assignments and research essays.
AUCA Library has access to eResources from a variety of providers, and accessing e-books according to each provider can differ in terms of features, functionalities, technicalities, and restrictions.
How to search for eResources

This guide was created to help the students, staff, and faculty at AUCA access its growing collection of eResources and to make use of the various features and functions they offer.  Despite the minor differences across e-book providers, e-books are a valuable resource for student life!
The easiest way to find e-books is through the Library Catalog. When looking for eResource on your topic, enter in your search terms in either the search box "All" and click Search or you can use 'advanced search' option. Once you receive your results list, refine your search by selecting Publication Date, Material Type (e.g. books, journals), Subject, Language, etc. under the Format limiter (found in the left-hand toolbar).


E-book databases
Use A-Z Database List to access specific databases available at the AUCA Library.

Key e-Book Databases:

EBRARY
Collection of more than 40 000 full-text books, textbooks and other authoritative content from the world's leading publishers including 25,016 book titles in Comperative Politics.
Browse e-books in Comparative Politics

EBSCO
Access to the full-text collection of peer-reviewed academic journals with the highest rating in nearly every area of academic study. E-books - more than 621,342 titles in Political Science.
Browse e-books in Political Science
Journal and Article Databases
Use Browse By Dicipline to access information about specific e-journal titles available through the AUCA Library.

Use A-Z Database List to access specific databases available at the AUCA Library.
 
Key Journal Article Databases:

CIAO
 Restricted Resource Some full text available 

Books, journals, protocols of conferences, political briefs, atlases, maps, original case studies written by leading international affairs experts.


EBSCO Restricted Resource Some full text available 
Access to the full-text collection of peer-reviewed academic journals with the highest rating in nearly every area of academic study.

JSTOR Restricted Resource Some full text available 
Over 1,500 of the highest-quality academic journals across the humanities,             social sciences valuable for academic work.

LexisNexis Academic Restricted Resource Some full text available 
It contains more than 35,000 documents which include federal and state case law, law reviews, legal information of USA, EU etc., financial and marketing reports about companies all over the world, analytical researches on countries and regions, industry and market news, etc.

Taylor & Francis Online
 Restricted Resource Some full text available 

Taylor & Francis journals encompasses over 1,600 titles. Its content spans all areas of humanities, social sciences, behavioral sciences, science, technology, and medicine.
Database Search Tips

There is a link where are some search tips to help you find useful materials in the databases.

By following these tips, you can turn your research topic into several effective search strategies. Trying different combinations of search terms will help ensure you find a comprehensive range of materials on a particular topic.
How to find research resources

 


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