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Public Administration

Key Databases


Full-text access to a large collection of scholarly e-books, reports, studies and public documents from leading Canadian publishers and organizations.

CBCA Canadian resource  Canadian Business & Current Affairs
Magazines and academic journals covering current events, business, science, the arts.
Access to the full-text of selected monograph and serial research documents produced by the Conference Board of Canada, focusing largely on organizational management and public policy issues.
Indexes the international literature in the field of economics. Includes coverage of journals, books, book chapters, reviews, dissertations, conferences and working papers. Contains vast amount of content relating to international trade agreements.
global public policy and social issues. 1915 -
Policy File Index
U.S. public policy research from over 350 public policy think tanks, nongovernmental organizations, research institutes, university centers, and advocacy groups (for Canadian and International research see the Think Tank Search Tool)

Political Studies @ ProQuest
searches across 5 databases:
Political Science Database
PAIS Index
Policy File Index
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Working papers and abstracts of journal articles.
Political science, international relations, law, and public administration/policy. International coverage, indexes over 1000 journals back to the '60s.

Other Useful Indexes

Current Affairs

The Hill Times

Daily federal political and economic coverage. Set up morning newsletter delivery via email. Via the publisher's website.