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POLI 001: Introduction to U.S. Politics: Finding Journal Articles

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Finding Journal Articles

When doing research at Santa Clara, professors will often ask you to find journal articles on a topic. These articles are collected in databases and most databases focus upon specific subject areas.

Getting Started

  • Go to the Library homepage and click on the "Databases" tab.
  • Choose Browse by Subject or Browse by Title
  • If searching from off-campus, you will need to login to access library databases.

Best Political Science Databases

Best General Databases
These databases cover a variety of disciplines, not just political science.