F&M College Library

GOV 309: The Congress

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Tips on Searching for Books on the United States Congress.

Search Terminology - Keywords and Subject Headings

When conducting research, always consider alternative keywords and subject headings for your topic. Begin by analyzing your topic or research question, and break it down into its key concepts. What keywords appear? Are there alternative keywords that come to mind?
 

For this course, keywords may include: American politics, congress, representatives, senators, legislation

Subject headings may include: United States - politics and government; United States - Congress; United States - Congress. House; United States - Congress. Senate

When you discover a book of interest, select the "DETAILS" tab, and then the "FULL RECORD" tab to look at the assigned subject headings for that item. Note related subject headings, and click on them to find other books that are described in a similar way, and may prove useful.

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