This research guide is designed for students doing research US politics and government. If you run into any obstacles, don't hesitate to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Some general searching tips are below!
Before getting started with research, it is a good idea to start with some background and context to the issues you are investigating. The sources below will help you get to that information quickly.
These databases (listed in the order of likelihood they will be useful to you) will get you to news and scholarly journal articles on American government, public policy, and history. Be sure to include 'United States' as a search term as many of them are international in scope.
Use these links to search across multiple NGO, IGO, Think Tank and Research Organizations.