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Political Science

Resources for political science and related disciplines

Tools for locating data

U.S. Data

The Libraries provide access to many sources of data and statistics.  Here are a few starting points.

US Data and Statistics


Congress and Elections

Census Data

State legislative Data

International Data and Statistics

A few key resources with international data to get you started.

Polls and Polling

Political data

In addition to the more general data sources above, there are some data sets that focus primarily on topic such as politics, political institutions, and conflict.   Here are a few places to start.