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Public Administration: Article Databases

Students and researchers in Public Administration will find the following resources especially useful.

Library Search

Find books, articles, and more at WMU

Or search specialized Journal Article Databases.

Additional databases

For research topics in the health care,  criminal justice, or personnel management topics the following sources should be consulted.

Google Scholar

Connect your Google Scholar account to WMU Libraries to get full-text online access to articles.

  • Go to Google Scholar
  • Click on Settings
  • Click Library Links in the left column
  • Search for Western Michigan University
  • Select "Western Michigan University - Find it! @ WMU"

This will add FindIt@WMU links to your Scholar results. Many articles that are part of our subscriptions will include a direct link to the full text. You will also see links to FindIt@WMU, that will lead you to full text online.

About This Guide

This guide is aimed at students in the WMU School of Public Affairs and Administration. Because of the interdisciplinary nature of Public Administration it may be helpful to consult other subject guides in addition to this one.

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