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HMS 102 Policy & Politics - Roffle - Spring 2020

This course guide provides resources to complete course assignments. It also provides resources to find elected officials and to learn more about legislation, policy, and advocacy.

STLCC Libraries Databases and Reference Sources

Websites for Deeper Research

Web Searching Tip: Use the search limiter SITE: in Google

Use Google, however search smart; use very specific key words when searching, and always examine and evaluate your results:

Find Missouri representative

SB587 Missouri  (note, capitalization is NOT required in a search)

Use the search limiter SITE: to limit a search to a specific domain type or to a particular website.  Note there is no space between site:domain.type or website address. NOTE: You can combine site: commands. Search order and capitalization does not matter.

Search examples:
legacy nuclear waste 

McCaskill sponsored bills site:gov


Policy Issue Websites

Balanced information on public policy issues and other hotly debated topics.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000