This Research Guide provides a guide to the tools available to the Cedar Crest community for research of political science. A link to the Political Science Department's website is provided to offer more information on the programs of study and courses offered, as well as internship and research opportunities. The Research Guide also provides samples and instructions for the access and use of books, eBooks, reference tools, journals and databases.
Access library databases, ebooks, journals, journal articles, and streaming video from off campus.
1) select a resource from Databases A-Z or a Research Guide (ex. EBSCOhost)
2) on the “EzPproxy” login screen
3) enter your FalconNet username and password
NOTE: Your EzPproxy login is the same as your Campus Network login (FalconNet); also, your Canvas login and your Email login--without the @cedarcrest.edu. It is NOT your My CedarCrest login.
If you encounter a problem or need assistance email Cressman Library Information Services at firstname.lastname@example.org. Email individual librarians to make a Reference appointment for help with research questions.
By studying the field of political science at Cedar Crest College, you will prepare yourself well for a wide array of exciting, vital and valuable careers—any of which will enable you to reach your fullest potential and to help shape the course of the future. Your studies in our political science department will provide you with the strong foundation of knowledge and skills you need to succeed.
As a political science student at Cedar Crest College, you will attain a deeper understanding of the relationship between law and justice. You will also develop important skills—such as critical thinking, problem solving, leadership and oral and written communication—that will serve you well in any future endeavor. Today’s employers increasingly seek individuals with such skills, especially in higher-level positions. Upon graduation, you will be able toanalyze situations from numerous viewpoints and to articulate your thoughts to others.
Visit the Political Science Department's webpage
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