POLS 414: Congress and The Presidency

Resources for Dr. Christie Maloyed's classes about the US Congress and the Office of the President of the United States

Using this Guide

This guide helps you locate research materials for Professor Christie Maloyed's POLS 414 courses, Congress and The Presidency. Use the menu to the left to navigate to different pages of the guide.

If you need assistance, my contact information is on this page, or you can contact the Dupré Library reference desk through the Got Questions? box.

Dupré Library 101


Where can I study in the Library? 
Study spaces are available throughout the Library. Group study rooms and individual study cubicles are available on a first come, first served basis. Study tables are scattered on all three floors. Each floor has a designated noise level meant to accommodate all users.
 

How do I print in the Library?
There are 3 computer labs in the Library that all print to the STEP Lab on the 1st Floor. Be sure that you have credit on your PaperCut account. 
 

How many books can I check out? How long can I keep them?
Undergraduates are allowed to check out up to 30 books at one time for a period of 3 weeks. Library materials can be renewed. 
 

How can I get articles the Library doesn't have access to? 
You can request an article the Library doesn't have access to for your research projects through our Interlibrary Loan service for a $2.00 nonrefundable charge. Before submitting your article request, be sure to stop by the Reference desk to confirm that it is not available in the Library. 

 

Vintage Photo of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, DC