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Many policy-related journals can be found in Academic Search Premier. A few great journals are available in unexpected places - try searching or browsing by the title of a journal using the Journal Tab of the search box on the library homepage.
Internet sources related to policy
STATS: Statistical Assessment Service
Describes itself as: "Non-partisan and non-profit; we advocate scientific and statistical methods as the best way of analyzing and solving society's problems. We Help Journalists think quantitatively through education, workshops and direct assistance with data analysis"
Institute for Public Accuracy
Describes itself as: "As a national consortium of independent public-policy researchers, analysts and activists, IPA widens media exposure for progressive perspectives on many issues including the environment, human rights, foreign policy, and economic justice."
Describes itself as: "We work on a long list of issues, but we're especially well-known for our efforts in education K-12, higher education, energy issues and climate change, public engagement on the problem of the federal budget deficit and national debt, and public views on foreign policy. ... Journalists, policymakers, students, teachers and citizens rely on our nonpartisan issue guides – created under a Creative Commons copyright to allow sharing of information - for facts and figures, different perspectives and analysis of public attitudes."
Politics1.com: Political Issues and Debates
Describes itself as: "Our Political Issues & Debates pages each contain links to a balanced mix of leading groups on all sides of the hot issues facing our nation today. Without any editorializing, we present these links and urge you to do your own homework."
Survey and Polling Research
These sites are full of "evidence" of various kinds that you may use to support your claims, acknowledge others' concerns, etc.
Jose Ignacio Pareja
Jose Ignacio Pareja
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, Physics & Astronomy
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