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Political Science


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Guide to Political Science research at Boston College Libraries

Finding Articles

The easiest way to verify if Boston College has an article, is to search for the journal that published the article in our Library catalog. If we do not subscribe to the journal, then we do not have the article. Interlibrary Loan is the best way to request the article. You will need to create an account the very first time you use Interlibrary Loan. 


HathiTrust: A digital repository for the nation's research libraries, HathiTrust brings together the digitized book and serial collections of major universities and other partner institutions, a significant portion of which is in the public domain and available full text. Boston College's status as a partner makes it possible for members of the Boston College community to download any of the out-of-copyright items as PDFs.

Find Books Not Available at BC

Members of the BC community can find and obtain books and other materials from beyond BC in several ways: