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Political Science: Find Government Information

Research Tip

When searching in Google or another search engine, using a country's specific government domain extension can help you restrict your results to sources from a particular country's government websites.

For example: "climate change" would show you results from U.S. government websites that mentioned "climate change".

Online Federal Government Information

Online State Government Information

International Government Information

The UN Official Document System (ODS) provides access to the full-text of UN documents including those created by the "Security Council, the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and their subsidiaries."

The United Nations Digital Library is a catalog of UN documents and publications, with and without the full-text available.

Visit the UN Documentation research guide to learn more about UN document symbols as well as the types of UN documents that are available online.