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Public Administration: Encyclopedias and More

This guide provides access to a variety of resources that are useful in doing research in public administration.

Print and electronic resources

Print and Electronic Resources


Encyclopedia of American political parties and elections
JK2261 S218 2006 (in stacks on the 2nd floor)
Encyclopedia of government and politics
JA61 C66 2004 (in stacks on the 2nd floor)

Dictionary of public policy and administration
H97 S483 2004 (in stacks on the 2nd floor)


Encyclopedia of public administration and public policy
Ref JK9 .E526 2003


Encyclopedia of Policy Studies
REF H 97 E6 1994
International Encyclopedia of Public Policy and Administration
REF H 97 I574 1998 (4 vols)


Handbook of Public Administration
Ref JF1351 .H275 1989


Encyclopedia of federal agencies and commissions
JK9 H536 2004

 Municipal Year Book 2008
REF JS 344 C5 A24 (earlier editions in stacks on the 2nd floor)


State and Local Government Political Dictionary
REF JK 9 S42 1988

Urban Politics Dictionary
REF JS 48 S65 1990


Encyclopedia of Digital Government
Ref JF1525.A8 E63 2007


Reference Librarian

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Jannette Finch
College of Charleston North Campus

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North Charleston, SC 29405