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Political Science

Need to Know - Essential Library Services


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Get It For Me

You can set up a Get It For Me (Document Delivery Service) account to ask the library to:

  • Scan up to 50 pages for items not already available electronically
  • Request to borrow materials owned by other universities or research centers
  • Get items delivered to PSEL from other campus libraries (can also be requested through our library catalog, LibCat)

* The Libraries may send print materials through campus mail to faculty only. The Policy Sciences & Economics Library staff will also deliver library materials to patrons with offices or mailboxes in the Bush complex.


Get Organized

For term papers or extended projects, you may want to make use of bibliographic application that will help organize your research and citations, make them accessible via the web, share with teammates and generate bibliographies easily in established formats, integrating with MS Word.


Get Course Readings

Library Reserves provide a print collection of textbooks as well as electronic access to articles, chapters and other course materials (including streaming videos):