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Public Affairs Research - Oakland Campus: Home

This guide will help GSPIA, political science, and undergraduate Public Service students find resources related to Public Affairs or Public Administration research. It is a good starting point for classes like GSPIA 2020 "Managing Public Affairs".

About this guide . . .

 This LibGuide is designed to guide you to some high-quality resources that will help you find material about public administration, public affairs, and public service , and also evaluate the sources.  

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Examples of subject headings:

  •    public administration
  •    public relations
  •    civil service
  •    administrative agencies
  •    personnel management
  •    political ethics
  •    finance, public
  •    intergovernmental cooperation
  •    international relations
  •    management
  •    management -- cross cultural studies

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Use these quick links to access lists of related databases, the listing of e-journals, or to access library services from off-campus.

Liaison Librarian and Reference / Instruction

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Lois Kepes
G20-X Hillman Library (Ground Floor)


Tuesday evening appointments often available.

Political Science Liaison

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Christopher Lemery
207E Hillman Library