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Syracuse University Libraries

Public Administration

An SU Libraries' research starting points guide for public administration

    Database BEST BETS

Looking for a few excellent starting points when researching in public administration?  Try these databases (be sure to visit this guide's More PA Databases page, and buttons on this guide's menu bar, for additional options):

Public Administration Abstracts (Ebsco)


PAIS International (Proquest)

JSTOR (Ithaka)

Scopus (Elsevier)

Sage Journals Online

Taylor & Francis Online Journals

Social Sciences Full Text

Oxford Scholarship Online (eBook collection)

Sage Knowledge (eBook collection)

iPOLL Databank (Roper Center for Public Opinion Research)

Econlit (Proquest)

eBook Collection (Ebsco)

Business Expert Press (eBook collection)

U.S. Political Stats (Sage)

U.S. Federal Government Publications & Social Media

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Scholarly Encyclopedia

Help With Citing?

Need help on formatting the sources you cite in your academic writing (e.g., APA, MLA, etc.) or want access to full-fledged online bibliographic management systems-like "RefWorks" or  "Zotero,"  visit the SU Libraries Citation Support website.

  Watch for the SULinks icon

SULinks icon

If you see this next to the record for an article in an SU Libraries database, click on it to see if the full-text is available online.

Find a Specific Electronic Journal

Do you already know a specific journal title(s) you are looking for--and wish to browse that title or see which database(s) indexes it?  If so, look up that journal title(s) using the library's journal locator.