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Books to Get You Started
The following is a list of books that can provide background information. Some books are available in the Reference Collection located in the Aurelian Wing, other books can be checked out for two weeks at the Welcome Desk, and the electronic resources are available 24/7.
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics
This encyclopedia includes peer-reviewed, long-form reference articles on a wide range of topics such as political economy, world politics, political history, governance, political institutions, political violence, and political philosophy written by leading scholars in the discipline.
The Library can assist you in finding information on how to write research papers.
You can refer to the Citation guide for different citation styles.