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Political Science

Welcome to the Scribner Library research guide for Political Science. 

Political science is "the study of government and political processes, institutions, and behavior," Columbia Encyclopedia definition.

Please use the tabs above to find helpful resources and tools to facilitate your research and learning experience.

Depending on your research topic you may need to consult subject pages in other disciplines, such as:

Political Science Department:

To access the Skidmore Political Science Department click here.

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