This work is a practical guide to using the Internet for political science research. The growth of the Internet means that an increasing amount of political information is becoming available on the Web; however, it can often be difficult for users to locate high quality resources. It shows the reader how to develop effective Internet searching strategies and indicates what is available online. It also covers elections, parliamentary information, and political parties, showing how to successfully locate and evaluate Internet resources.
Heather Dawson is an Assistant Librarian at the British Library of Political and Economic Science and Politics and Government Editor of SOSIG (The Social Science Information Gateway).