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Political News Resources

For Canadian politcal news and election coverage.  Also try the newspaper databases linked on this page, in the middle column.

News and Polls

Political coverage in the Canadian media, including the Federal Election on Oct 19, 2015

NL Economic Upates

Overview of Canada by Europa World Plus

Europa World Plus is the online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Europa Regional Surveys of the World series. First published in 1926, the year book is renowned as one of the world's leading reference works, covering political and economic information in more than 250 countries and territories.

Economist Intelligence Unit

Find articles using Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

Search two major Political Science databases at once: PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.

To search more Political Science library databases, go here

Article search: CBCA Complete


Find books, articles, and more in OneSearch.

Newspaper Databases

If you are searching for a database of international newspapers, try Factiva.  If you are looking for newspapers from Atlantic Canada including Newfoundland and Labrador, use Eureka.

Governments Documents Online

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Find background information on your topic. 

Some of the sources listed below are online, and others in print.  Browse JL in the Reference area on the 2nd floor of the library to find more reference books about Canadian Politics.

Federal Elections

Voter information, find a riding, and more

Past election results

Data and Statistics

Conference Board Research

Policy Making In Canada

How Bills Become Law

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