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Political Science @ Webster University Library

As part of the History, Politics, and International Studies

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Subject Headings

Using subject headings can provide a more refined search. Political Science is the obvious primary subheading. However, some others provide more specific results:

LC Call Numbers

Lbrary of Congress Call Numbers are an alphanumeric code that allow for the organization of related resources within the same shelf space.  Books relating to political topics most commonly appear in in the "J" located on the third floor of the Webster University Library.  However, depending on your topic, you may find items in other areas such as History (C-F), Military (U), etc. 

The Political Science section further divides into several key areas, most commonly by region:

  • Theory (JC)
  • North America (JJ-JL)
  • Europe (JN) 
  • Asia, Australia, Africa, etc. (JQ)
  • International Relations (JZ)

For more specific details consult the library catalog or a librarian. 

New Books On American Politics

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eBook Search Express

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Using the above search will allow access to electronic books accessible with your student ID.

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