POLS 1301 American Government


Hello, my name is Mario Leyva. I am the research librarian for Political Science students. Welcome to the POLS 1301 Research Starter. This research starter will go over the skills and resources you need to complete your current events essay assignment. You will learn to:


  • Determine a interest in a political topic.
  • Become familiar with different types of information sources used in political news/analysis.
  • Be able to access recent information concerning your topic.

What is Conservative or Liberal?

This chart will help you determine the liberal and conservative viewpoints of social issues.

Daily News Resources