Featured Resource: Statistical Abstract
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Published since 1878, this is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the US. [Print versions are available in the Library Reference Room (Call # HA202 .U5). Earlier editions are available on the Census website.]
ANES: American National Election Studies
Serving the research needs of social scientists, teachers, students, policy makers and journalists, ANES produces high quality data from its own surveys on voting, public opinion, and political participation.
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Current and archival news content, including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites.
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American Democracy Project
The ADP is a multi-campus initiative focused on public higher education’s role in preparing the next generation of informed, engaged citizens for our democracy.
Can I Vote?
A nonpartisan site created by state election officials to help eligible voters figure out how and where to vote.
Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement
CIRCLE fcuses on young people in the United States, especially those who are marginalized or disadvantaged in political life.
League of Women Voters Making democracy work.
A citizens’ organization that has fought since 1920 to improve our government and engage all citizens in the decisions that impact their lives.
Educating, empowering, and energizing “Millennials” (born between 1976 and 1996) to increase their civic engagement and political participation.
Overseas Vote Foundation
Detailed information and easy-to-use tools for registering to vote and receiving an absentee ballot overseas.
Rock the Vote
Non-profit, non-partisan Rock the Vote engages us in the political process by incorporating the entertainment community and youth culture into its activities.
College Voting Guide
As a college student you might have a choice about where to register to vote. Review USAGov’s college voting guide and learn about voting for college students.
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