Key Databases & Websites
Polling Organizations & Think Tanks
There are many think tanks and polling organizations. While some are regarded as non-partisan, others have a definite bias to the right or left. Research them and make up your own mind.
How a bill becomes a law
Print and e-resources
The library contains many print and e-resources on the U.S. Presidency. The call numbers starting with JK and KF will lead you to relevant resources, some of which are in the UH Law Center Library. For those interested in politics influenced by religion, the BL area is where to look. Presidential biographies are also a great resource. (Click on the images above to get information.)
Here are more books, online journals, and encyclopedias that will help with your research:
Search tips for this subject
When searching for articles and books, try using these search terms (NOTE: the * at the end of "presiden*" will bring up all variations of the word, i.e., presidency, president, etc.):
- "united states presiden*" and committees (putting your phrases in quotes will bring up articles and books using that phrase)
- "united states presiden*" and legislat*
- "united states presiden*" and "campaign finance"
- "presidential politics"
- president* and "foreign policy"