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POLS 109: Latin American Politics (SC)

POLS 109: Latin American Politics (Sharpe) Fall 2018

Start here: databases for Political Science & Policy

Use subject-specific databases to find scholarly articles on your topic. By using Political Science-specific databases, you can more easily hone in on relevant articles (since there will be fewer irrelevant articles in your results).

  • Use the * to search for variations on your search term. Example: Mexic* will search for Mexico and Mexican
          Works in: Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, PAIS International, Proquest, Hein Online, and GenderWatch
          Does not work in: HAPI (does it automatically)

  • Use double quotes "like this" to only search for a specific phrase. Example: "drug trafficking"

Databases for Latin American Studies