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Political Science *

Below are links to databases and scholarly web sites that support the study of political science and its related sub-disciplines.

Archival Collections in USC

The USC Libraries Department of Special Collections is home to many archival collections of political materials, with an emphasis on the papers of politicians and politics in California. These collections provide a broad and in-depth look at the history of politics in the Los Angeles area, within the state of California, and across the United States. Click on the link to read more about the contents of a particular collection.

To make an appointment to use these materials, contact the Special Collections department at 213-740-5900 or