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PHIL110: Social/Political Philosophy: Searches & Databases

Basic Search & Help Tools

Library Department Chair

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Valerie Neylon
she/her
Contact:
Daley Library:
Room 2118
AVI Library:
Room 2220
773-838-7926

US Government Resources

Ever since the Obama administration, all federal government agencies are required to publish all public records online.  The following websites all provide robust search options to find bills, laws, press releases, speeches, and other documents published by their institution.

Recommended Online Databases on Current Events and Social and Political Issues

ACADEMIC JOURNAL DATABASES

NEWSPAPERS, NEWS SITES, & MAGAZINES

Sharpen your search with Boolean Operators!

You can get more targeted search results in your computer searches by using the three Boolean operators, AND, OR, and NOT.

Infographic courtesy Slippery Rock University, https://sru.libguides.com/english/librarybasics/booleanoperators