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PL SC 001: Introduction to American National Government

a guide to resources for PL SC 001.

Almanacs

Almanacs provide a quick year-by-year survey of a topic as it has been discussed and debated in Congress. The titles below can be used to quickly gain an overview of how a topic has been discussed and treated in Congress.

Encyclopedias

News Sources

Think of these two magazines as the Time or Newsweek of government. They give a excellent overview of what is going on in both the executive and congressional branches of government. Print versions are available in the libraries.