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Politics

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Politics Library subject guide

Find your subject librarian, and useful resources for your subject in this Library guide to Politics.

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Referencing

Politics uses either the Harvard style of referencing, or the MHRA footnotes system. You can choose which style to use, but you must be consistent and use the same style throughout your assignment.

Option A : Harvard system

Guide to the TUOS Harvard referencing system for Politics students choosing to reference in the style of Option A: Harvard system.

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Option B : MHRA footnotes system

Guide to referencing for Politics students choosing to reference in the style of Option B: MHRA footnotes system.

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Databases

Useful databases for Politics include Scopus, and Web of Science, two very comprehensive online databases covering all subjects. Use our short video guides to learn how to search them effectively.

Using Web of Science : video guide

Learn how to use the Web of Science database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Scopus: video guide

Learn how to use the Scopus database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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