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Political Science Research Guide: Books

Use this LibGuide to find political science-related resources available at the IU Kokomo Library.



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IUCAT: Find books, media, and other materials from the IU Libraries catalog

How to Find Materials in IUCAT


IUCAT is the online catalog of the Indiana University Libraries. You can find political science resources by doing all fields (keyword), title, author, or subject searches.

All Fields searching: This "keyword search" looks for the important terms anywhere in IUCAT records. Your search terms may be combined with Boolean operators: and, not, or.

Keyword Examples:

Political Philosophy

Ideology and politics

Political Theory

Politics and law


Subject Searching: You can also search by the Library of Congress Subject Headings. Subject terms are only searched for in the subject field.

Examples of Library of Congress Subject Headings:

Political science


Coomunication in politics

Cabinet system



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