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Rose Library - Cleveland Community College

Government & Political Science

This research guide contains resources that will be useful for students studying political science or who are simply interested in finding out more about how our government works.

Books: Search Tips

Searching the Catalog

Below is a tutorial that will walk you through using the library's catalog to search for books.


Browsing the Shelves

The Jim and Patsy Rose Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to organize information. When browsing the library for books on government and political science, you will find books about political science labeled J and law labeled K. 

JA 1-92: general
JC 11-605: political theory
JK 1-9993:  political institutions and public administration (US)
JN 1-9689: political institutions and public administration (Europe),
JX 1-6000: international law
JZ 5-6530: international relations
K 1-7720: general law
KB 1-4855: religious law
KF 1-9827: United States Law.

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Recommended Books

Recommended eBooks

In order to access these resources off-campus, you must first authenticate using your username and password. This is the same username and password used for your email, BlackBoard, and MyCleveland.